Top demanded skills by Irish employers

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Top demanded skills by Irish employers


It’s no secret that Ireland’s tech sector is strong. Employers across the country continue to demand employees with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) skills. You can develop these skills and become a more marketable employee through Springboard+ courses.

According to LinkedIn, the most sought after skills among Irish employers in 2016 include:

This LinkedIn list is developed by analysing recruiting activity on LinkedIn in 2016. In addition, Sigmar Recruitment has found the top 10 skills in demand by Irish employers in 2017 as well:

These studies reveal just how important it is to have STEM skills in the Irish economy today. Cultivating and honing these skills will set people apart not only in the tech industry but in all industries. Demand is high for such tech skills because they’re needed in nearly every industry and country in Ireland, as reported by

Learn what courses Springboard+ offers in the tech industry by reading our blog post on ICT upskilling.

Springboard+ also has courses in marketing, engineering, finance and human resources available to you.

Here are just some courses on offer:

Invest in your education and career by gaining these skills that are in demand across Ireland.

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