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Top 10 Job Titles That Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago

in 10 hot job titles that barely existed 5 years ago We examined over . 259,000,000 Linkedin members' profiles to determine the 10 most popular job titles that were barely on the map in 2008. Technology and fitness are the biggest drivers for these fascinating changes. THE IOS DEVELOPER Apple announced the iPhone in 2007, and 3rd party development for iOS took off in 2008 with the release of iOS 2 and the App Store. 2008 | 89 12,634 2013 142x growth in 5 years 2 THE ANDROID DEVELOPER Google's Android platform was also announced in 2007, with the release of the first Andoid-powered handset in 2008. 2008 | 53 10,554 2013 199x growth in 5 years - 3 THE ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR Zumba started in the early 2000's and quickly gained traction in 2007 as fitness centers started popping up all over the US. 2008 16 6,331 2013 396x growth in 5 years 4 THE You Tube SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter were all founded between 2003 and 2006. These networks really started hitting their stride after 2008 and are currently at peak popularity. Not a shocker that this is a surging profession. You Tube in 2008 25 4,350 2013 174x growth in 5 years THE DATA SCIENTIST Our digital lives have created an overwhelming flood of information. In the last 5 years, data scientists have come to the rescue by trying to make sense of it all. 010101010101010 2008 |142 14,326 2013 30x growth in 5 years THE UI/UX DESIGNER User interface and user experience designers focus on making our technology pleasant and intuitive to use. Seeing as our lives depend on interacting with technology, it's no small wonder UI/UX designers are in hot demand. 2008 | 159 13,509 2013 22x growth in 5 years THE BIG DATA ARCHITECT Although it's been around for at least 2 decades, the concept of big data took off around 2008. That year, the Computing Community Consortium published a white paper which propelled the term into the limelight. 2008 0 13,440 2013 3,440 x growth in 5 years THE BEACHBODY COACH Beachbody coaches are distributors of fitness products produced by Beachbody LLC, the most famous of which is P90X, launched in 2004. 2008 0 3,360 2013 3,360 x growth in 5 years 9. THE CLOUD SERVICES SPECIALIST and Amazon were the 2 companies that introduced cloud computing to businesses throughout the early 2000s. The stark contrast in the number of jobs shows how popular and reliable cloud services have become. 2008 I 195 13,314 2013 17x growth in 5 years 10 THE DIGITAL MARKETING SPECIALIST Social media and digital marketing have become significant facets of many businesses (and we're pretty glad that's the case!) www 2008 I 166 www 12,886 2013 17x growth in 5 years *2013 vs. 2008 English word/phrase frequencies found in job titles on Linkedin. Data current as of November 26, 2013. Source: Linkedin Insights Team What candidates are YOU looking for? To find and engage them faster go to Linked in . Talent Solutions 138

Top 10 Job Titles That Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago

shared by taniacreative on Jan 06
The workplace is constantly changing and how we define what we do is no exception. Since we just welcomed the new 2014, we thought it’d be fun to see how much our work has changed in the past few ye...




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