Most Demanded Jobs in Canada for 2018

Since you’ve already planned to move to Canada, I’m sure you have a job in mind you intend to do when you finally get there. However, I think you deserve to know that certain jobs are in hot demand. It’s general knowledge that Canada has a very robust job market that is very friendly to immigrants, you still need to know that some jobs are more in demand when compared to others.

For those into Information Technology

If you’re tech-savvy, you’re in luck as your skills are highly needed in Canada due to shortage of these skills. Whether you’re into programming or networking, you’ve already made the right decision by preparing to move to Canada. Here are the top IT jobs in very high demand in Canada for 2018/2019:

  • Project manager;
  • Software engineer;
  • Web developer;
  • Program analyst; and
  • Java developer

Depending on the city you settle in, your earnings may vary:

  • Toronto: C$56.6k – C$119.6k
  • Vancouver: C$55.9k – C$119k
  • Montreal: C$45k – C$101k
  • Calgary: C$57k – C$125.3k
  • Edmonton: C$58k- C$124k
  • Ottawa: C$61k – C$125k
  • Quebec City: C$42k – C$91.8k
  • Halifax: C$57k – C$116.8k

For those not into Information Technology

If you’re not an IT person, perhaps now is the time to start learning about programming or web development as it’s a way to earn big in Canada. If you don’t want to go through the stress of learning a new skill, these non-technical jobs too are in very high demand in Canada:

  • General labourer;
  • Sales representative;
  • Accountant;
  • Engineering project manager;
  • Business analyst;
  • Customer service rep;
  • IT project manager;
  • Account manager;
  • Software engineer; and
  • Forklift operator

Are you interested in any of these jobs? I hope you’ve already created an Express Entry profile on the Canada Government Immigration website. If you haven’t now is the time to start processing your papers. You can do it yourself!

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