​The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic has been profound. It has impacted everything from healthcare, technology, how people interact, and, yes, how they work.

Of course, one of the biggest impacts has been on the job market.

From companies closing and employees being laid off, to companies finding innovative ways to make work-from-home environments work for them.

With digital transformation and new technologies, companies are now able to use remote work as their only mode of operation. But it goes further than that. Remote work could also open up opportunities for job seekers worldwide and create global competition for every opportunity.

In simple terms, it’s now more important than ever to have the right skills to find the in demand jobs.

You’ve probably wondered which are the most in demand jobs in Middle East in 2021. Because, let’s face it, getting in demand skills and in demand jobs is a sure fire way to find your footing in the job market and see the pandemic through.

A common theme in all these in demand opportunities are skills in technology and marketing, and it makes sense, as these skills are where most focus has been during the pandemic.

Please read my full article on Arabian Business which unpacks not only what the in-demand jobs are, but also the in-demand skills you should be building by clicking here.