Marketing Salery

The 25 Hottest And Fastest-Growing Jobs On LinkedIn That Will Be In High Demand For The Future

The 25 Hottest And Fastest-Growing Jobs On LinkedIn That Will Be In High Demand For The Future
Written by publisher team

In addition to LinkedIn’s Global Talent Trends report, the career-focused social media site offers the 2022 LinkedIn Jobs on the Rise list. These are the 25 fastest-growing job titles over the past five years, which also look to be the jobs of the future. If you are looking for fast-growing opportunities, take a look at this list to see if you’d be interested in pivoting or reinventing your career to one of these positions.

1) Vaccine Specialist

Similar titles include vaccine sales manager, vaccine expert, vaccine coordinator, vaccine administrator or vaccine development lead.

Vaccine specialists may work in the research, development, production or distribution of vaccines, though many of the jobs are found in medical and pharmaceutical sales experience.

  • Top hiring locations: New York City, Boston, Los Angeles
  • Salary Range: Not Listed
  • Current gender distribution: 63% female; 37% male
  • Median years of prior experience: 6.5
  • Top roles transitioned from: medical sales representative, pharmacist, registered nurse
  • Remote job availability: 5.7%

See open jobs

2) Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Diversity and inclusion managers lead teams of people supporting company initiatives related to increasing diversity, equity and belonging within an organization.

  • Top hiring locations: Washington DC-Baltimore, New York City, Chicago
  • Salary range: $60,000-$145,000
  • Current gender distribution: 70.2% female; 29.8% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 9
  • Top roles transitioned from: program manager, recruiter, project manager
  • Remote job availability: 12.7%

See open jobs

3) Customer Marketing Manager

Customer marketing managers often sit between sales and marketing departments, helping develop and execute programs that drive client engagement, such as awards and events.

  • Top hiring locations: San Francisco, Boston, Chicago
  • Salary range: $89,900-$154,000
  • Current gender distribution: 76.3% female; 23.7% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 10
  • Top roles transitioned from: brand manager, product marketing manager, customer experience manager
  • Remote job availability: 30.7%

See open jobs

4) Machine Learning Engineer

Machine learning engineers develop and implement self-running artificial intelligence algorithms and systems for products and applications.

  • Top hiring locations: San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles
  • Salary range: $72,600-$170,000
  • Current gender distribution: 22.3% female; 77.7% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 4
  • Top roles transitioned from: software engineer, data scientist, artificial intelligence specialist
  • Remote job availability: 19.3%

See open jobs

5) Process Development Scientist

Similar titles include product development scientist or manufacturing scientist.

Process development scientists research and develop better ways to manufacture products and streamline existing operational processes.

  • Top hiring locations: Boston, San Francisco, Philadelphia
  • Salary range: $52,000-$119,000
  • Current gender distribution: 40.8% female; 59.2% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 4
  • Top roles transitioned from: process engineer, biochemist, manufacturing associate
  • Remote job availability: 1.2%

See open jobs

6) Business Development Representative

Business development representatives are usually early-career salespeople responsible for identifying and reaching out to prospective clients.

  • Top hiring locations: Boston, San Francisco, Chicago
  • Salary range: $35,000-$68,200
  • Current gender distribution: 36.3% female; 63.7% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 4
  • Top roles transitioned from: sales specialist, food and beverage server, recruiter
  • Remote job availability: 32.5%

See open jobs

7) Search Marketing Manager

Similar titles include paid search manager or search engine marketing (SEM) manager.

Search marketing managers develop paid search campaigns across digital channels to promote adoption of a product or service.

  • Top hiring locations: New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles
  • Salary range: $46,000-$90,400
  • Current gender distribution: 44.1% female; 55.9% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 6
  • Top roles transitioned from: digital marketing manager, search engine optimization executive, account manager
  • Remote job availability: 31.2%

See open jobs

8) User Experience Researcher

User experience researchers track user motivations, preferences and behaviors to help inform business strategy and product development.

  • Top hiring locations: San Francisco, Seattle, New York City
  • Salary range: $68,800-$151,000
  • Current gender distribution: 66% female; 34% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 8.5
  • Top roles transitioned from: user experience designer, product design consultant, human factors engineer
  • Remote job availability: 35.4%

See open jobs

9) Business System Administrator

Similar titles include computer systems administrator or network administrator.

Business system administrators are responsible for installing and maintaining a company’s hardware and software systems.

  • Top hiring locations: Salt Lake City, Dallas-Fort Worth, Minneapolis-St. Paul
  • Salary range: $52,400-$110,000
  • Current gender distribution: 47.7% female; 52.3% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 4.5
  • Top roles transitioned from: business analyst, Salesforce administrator
  • Remote job availability: 44.9%

See open jobs

10) Analyst Relations Specialist

Similar titles include industry analyst relations manager or investor relations analyst.

Analyst relations specialists act as liaisons with industry analysts or independent research and consulting firms, connecting them with a company’s internal marketing team or senior leadership.

  • Top hiring locations: New York City, Boston, San Francisco
  • Salary range: $53,500-$147,000
  • Current gender distribution: 57.5% female; 42.5% male
  • Media years of prior experience: 4.5
  • Top roles transitioned from: financial analyst, development officer, administrative assistant
  • Remote job availability: 9.3%

See open jobs

Rounding out the rest of the list:

11) Technical Product Manager

Technical product managers are often more specialized than standard product managers, focusing more on how a strategy is implemented by engineering teams and the technology required. See open jobs

12) Talent Acquisition Specialist

Similar titles include talent attraction specialist or recruiting specialist. See open jobs

13) Head of Financial Planning

Heads of financial planning lead teams that create budgets, forecasts and business analyzes within a company. See open jobs

14) Surgical Intensive Care Nurse

Surgical intensive care nurses provide care to patients who are critically ill after surgery, usually following complex procedures like open heart or lung surgery, often working within specialized trauma units. See open jobs

15) Back-End Developer

Back-end developers build and code the server-side technology that powers front-end web and mobile applications. See open jobs

16) Mergers and Acquisitions Manager

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) managers evaluate potential opportunities to purchase or merge with another company, overseeing transaction processes which span financial planning, scoping, closing and integration management. See open jobs

17) Postpartum Nurse

Postpartum nurses provide physical and emotional medical care to mothers and newborns following a birth. See open jobs

18) Enterprise Account Director

Enterprise account directors sell to and support new customers, in addition to managing relationships with existing clients. See open jobs

19) Customer Solutions Engineer

Customer solutions engineers provide consultancy and technical solutions to prospective or existing customers to support the sales process. See open jobs

20) Land Development Manager

Land development managers oversee residential, commercial or industrial construction projects from initial planning phases through completion; organizing development processes and schedules as well as engineering tasks. See open jobs

21) Site Reliability Engineer

Site reliability create and implement automated software tools to maximize a system’s reliability and efficiency, working closely with software development and IT operations. See open jobs

22) Molecular Biologist

Molecular biologists study, research and perform laboratory experiments to understand cell function and behavior. See open jobs

23) Head of Sales Operations

Heads of sales operations lead departments that optimize the sales process in order to increase effectiveness, help identify growth opportunities and implement improved forecasting. See open jobs

24) Strategic Sales Specialist

Strategic sales specialists develop processes across sales organizations with responsibilities including market research, competitive strategy, forecasts and business growth recommendations. See open jobs

25) Chief Human Resources Officer

Chief human resources officers develop and execute the HR strategy and direction of an organization, particularly in areas of talent acquisition, organizational management and training and development. See open jobs

.

About the author

publisher team