In a fast-changing economy like India, where the industries and markets constantly evolving, job profiles are also changing. Keeping the changing dynamics in minds, LinkedIn has released a list of Top 10 Emerging Jobs in India.

Besides that, the creation of Blockchain technology emerged as India’s fastest-growing professionals for 2020, having posted the highest growth rate in the past five years. In addition, technical roles such as artificial intelligence specialist, JavaScript developer and robotic process automation consultant are the other jobs that have also joined in the top spots.

#01. Blockchain Developer 

Blockchain, being the revolutionary technology it is, has obviously opened up a new development field. Through allowing for the sharing but not copying of digital information, blockchain technology provided the foundation of a new type of internet.

How blockchain has revolutionise?

The scope of development on the Bitcoin blockchain was a little limited over the past year. But now, the game completely changed with the advent of Ethereum, which was the world’s first programmable blockchain. Developers all around the world finally had the opportunity to build applications on top of a blockchain. This is the reason why learning blockchain development has become such a hot skill. In addition, created numerous employment opportunities for developers and technology enthusiasts.

Basically, any developer involved in developing blockchain technology can be classified as a developer of blockchains. Now you can classify blockchain developers into two distinct types.

Types of Blockchain Developers

  • Core Blockchain Developers
  • Blockchain Software Developers

Blockchain developers are mainly responsible for developing the architecture of a blockchain network, how to build its protocols, design consensus protocols, and other high-level blockchain-related decisions and growth. 

On the other hand, software developers in Blockchain use the architecture and protocols designed by core developers in Blockchain to build decentralized applications running on blockchain technology. 

Business applications of blockchain technology have an implementation rate of over 25% across industries from banking to healthcare. In a way, the transparency and innovativeness of blockchain applications are revolutionizing several business models. The most widely used practical implementation is in cryptocurrencies and digital identity management. A Blockchain network’s ability to handle secure business transactions offers unparalleled value in many industries. Furthermore, enhanced blockchain technology has also increased the job opportunities for employees who have below mentioned skills. 

Skills Required:

  • Hyperledger,
  • Solidarity
  • Node.js
  • smart contract. 

 #02. Artificial intelligence specialist

Intelligent systems don’t just change our homes, they push their way into their many sectors and disrupt the workplace. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to improve an organization’s competitiveness, performance and accuracy. 

Our life becomes easier after developing many artificial based technology. The rise of AI will lead to the replacement of human workers by computers and robots, and view this technological advance as a challenge rather than a tool for improving ourselves. In recent times, most of the organization is hiring employees having the artificial intelligence technology knowledge and skills.

Skills Required

  • Machine learning
  •  deep learning
  • TensorFlow
  • Python and 
  • natural language processing.

#03. JavaScript developer

JavaScript is one of the web programming language that is supported across all web browsers and tools, and is the language that gives JavaScript developers control and power to create, enhance and modify websites. Around 75% of all developer jobs require some JavaScript knowledge and skills.

Usually a JavaScript developer operates at the front-end, the programming language itself is not limited to front-end use only. JavaScript developers are usually supported by back-end web developers, and often work with other front-end web developers who specialize in markup and styling.

Many of the top industries hiring for this role including Information technology and services, computer software, internet, financial services, education management. 

Skills Required

  • AngularJS
  • Node.js
  • React.js
  • React Native and 
  • MongoDB

#04. Digital marketing specialists

Modern advertising is no longer as successful as it was before. Companies must now provide meaningful content to consumers, and they must be able to find themselves online quickly and easily through digital marketing jobs advertisement. A digital marketing specialist is someone who works with the marketing team of a company to identify a target market, create a brand image and develop and maintain an internet and digital marketing campaign.

The role involved is to design, create and deliver marketing programme to support and expansion and growth of the company services and products. This role requires an in depth knowledge of Tech-Savvy products and market goals.

Skills required

  • MySQL
  • HTML
  • Search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Google Ads
  • Social media optimization (SMO)
  • Search engine marketing and 
  • Google Analytics

#05. Full stack engineer

A full stack engineer is responsible for both client and server software. It is also responsible for running a project from start to finish via a combination of front-end web development and software development skills. 

Furthermore, they have mastering in HTML and CSS, he/she also knows how to:

  • Program a browser 
  • Program a server
  • Program a database

Skills required

  • AngularJS,
  • Node.js
  • JavaScript
  • React.js and
  • MongoDB

#06. Robotics engineer (software)

Robotics engineers work in the robotics science, or in flexible automation. Most robots are “manipulators” machines designed to work in place of a human being. Some robots use remote control or sensory manipulators as “walking” machines, or as teleoperators. Microprocessors are very small computers which lead the majority of robots in their tasks. 

They are responsible for the design, testing and construction of robots that are productive and safe to operate and that are economical to buy and maintain. Currently, Robotics are very widely used in the automotive, aerospace, metals, nuclear, mining, textile, and computer industries, among others.

Skills Required

  • Robotic process automation
  • UiPath
  • Blue Prism
  • Automation Anywhere
  • Robotics, and 
  • SQL

#07. Lead generation specialist

Recently, every business needs leads because without leads you can’t close sales, and without closing sales you can’t win new customers. It does not matter what your business models is all about, unless you are 100% focused on advertising revenue you need to win new customers to grow and to be successful. 

To get more and more leads, a lead generation specialist is required who can work with the leads generated by your other activities as well as helping to generate new ones. A lead generation specialist will generally provide a handful of services, but the main two benefits for most B2B companies are:

  • Generating new leads from outbound telemarketing
  • Pre-qualifying leads to your sales funnel more efficient

Skills Required

  • Market research
  • Email marketing
  • Customer relationship management
  • Business development, and 
  • Digital marketing

The emerging job report this year represents a window into the changing Indian economy landscape. The country is witnessing a rise in digital transactions and thus industries are increasing investments in Blockchain and also in other job profiles. So, grab the job opportunities this year with a huge number of vacancies as per your skills and knowledge.  

Aniket Srivastava