Blockchain skills are the most sought after job expertise on Linkedin in year 2020. Blog Talent writer, Bruce Anderson states that blockchain jobs tops the firm’s global list for the first time this year.
According to the newly released list, hard skills such as blockchain, user experience (UX), artificial intelligence (AI) are high demain skills. Cloud computing also made it to the top.
However, not all of the “on-demand” blockchain kills are technical. Soft skills like analytical thinking, emotional intelligence, persuasion, creativity, ability to adapt, and collaboration also made the Linkedin list.
About month ago, Linkdin’s Senior Financial Services Editor, Devin Banerjee said the majority of blockchain-based jobs, hires, and demand were for developers with specific blockchain skills.
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Popular employment website, Indeed released a research paper in the last month of 2019. The results state that “share of bitcoin, crypto and blockchain” job listings increased tremendously in Sept. 2019 comparing to previous year.
Faith Obafemim tech lawyer, digital content consultant, blockchain & crypto researcher, emerging tech tech writer. She is currently doing research on the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) on the blockchain and recommending Kleros as a dispute resolution layer.