These are the most rewarding jobs in the UAE

May 7, 2018 5:37 pm

Searching for a job

If you’re looking for a job in the UAE, you just need to know where to look.

A new data, recently published by LinkedIn, revealed the top sectors in which job seekers are most likely to find a job in the UAE.

What are they and do they pay the most?

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Top 10 UAE industries hiring in 2018

LinkedIn’s report unveiled good news for the retail and hospitality sectors, as they secured the top 2 positions in the report

LinkedIn also reported that the hospitality sector is one of the fastest growing industries in the UAE over the course of the last 15 years since 2003.

Who are the remaining top UAE industries?

3. Hospital and healthcare
4. Food and beverages
5. Marketing and advertising
6. Civil engineering
7. Construction
8. Education management
9. Airlines/aviation
10. Information technology and services

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Top 10 industries hiring around the world

The fastest growing industries in the UAE are significantly different from the top 10 fastest growing industries globally, which were led by the “Internet” and computer games sectors.

According to AdWeek.com, a leading source of news and insight, here are the top 10 fastest growing industries around the world:

1. Internet
2. Computer games
3. Outsourcing/offshoring
4. Online media
5. Staffing and recruiting
6. Renewables and environment
7. E-learning
8. Program development
9. Health, wellness, and fitness
10. Event services

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Top hiring industries vs. highest paying jobs in the UAE

1. Internet
2. Computer games
3. Outsourcing/offshoring
4. Online media
5. Staffing and recruiting
6. Renewables and environment
7. E-learning
8. Program development
9. Health, wellness, and fitness
10. Event services

The industries looking for employees in the UAE are not the same as the top paying jobs on offer.

They don’t come close.

Job sectors found on both lists are retail and IT, but while these rank top 2 in hiring, they rank almost last on the scale of top 10 “Highest paying jobs.”

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