Tech roles are in the top 10 emerging Jobs in Thailand
According to a recent LinkedIn survey, Tech and Digital roles will dominate as the top emerging jobs in Thailand this year. Now that the country is moving within the era of Thailand 4.0, the economy will increasingly be driven by technology and innovation. In addition, 2019 research by We Are Social and Hootsuite’s Digital revealed that Thai people spend more time on mobile internet more than any other country. This behavior has created a huge rise of e-commerce and digital marketing roles which increasingly rely on data.
Top 10 Emerging Jobs in Thailand according to LinkedIn are:
- Data Scientist
- Back-end Developer
- Data Engineer
- Full Stack Engineer
- Product Owner
- Data Analyst
- User Experience Designer
- Talent Acquisition Specialist
- Digital Marketing Specialist
- Front-end Developer
Apart from emerging roles that will drive economy in 2020 and beyond, startups are an important tool to drive Thailand’s digital economy, but the country still needs to catch up with Vietnam and Indonesia. Many Thai startups are still in the early stage of funding, so it will be interesting to see what the future brings.