Connect with us


Top 7 fastest growing skills in Nigeria in 2020

Written by David Olalele



Digital Skills

It is said that knowledge on its own is nothing, but the application of useful knowledge is powerful.

So, application of knowledge is tantamount and paramount to secrets of success in any endeavor in life.

Only the few people who are informed about the necessity of skills upgrade and swing into action are doing their preferred jobs in the hit of unemployment in Nigeria. 

Therefore, it is no more a news that skills upgrade is one of the best ways to get a desired job in Nigeria in this year 2020.

It is said that about 27.1 per cent are jobless in the second quarter of 2020 from the 23.1 per cent recorded in Q3 2018.

And for every job advertised in Nigeria, there are thousands of job seekers applying for that position, but only the talented people are being picked.

In this article, however, we are unveiling the top seven fastest growing skills in Nigeria in the year 2020.

Below is the number of top 7 fastest growing skills in Nigeria:

1. Web Developing and Programing

This is one of the fastest-growing career opportunities in the tech industry.

The web developer and programmer have the necessary skills to plan, implement, and oversee the computer networks that support in-house voice, data, video, and wireless network services.

2. Content developing

Content developing is a medium of human communication that showcases language and emotion with signs and symbols. This is also a nonverbal of communication.

Innovation, SMEs, Startups and disruptions

Content developers always use their skills and knowledge in web-based technology to create and update content for websites.

ALSO READ  14-year-old prodigy wins MTN Nigeria Kiddies Hackathon

3. Digital Marketing

This is another fasted growing skill in the year 2020. This is designed to expand an organization’s reach into a bigger market.

The priority of a digital marketer is to help a company get hold of new customers and sell additional products or services to existing ones.

The role of a digital market is a vital one for any business with the ambition to expand or the necessity to diversify its clientele.

4. Graphic Designing

Since communication is divided into three types and which are verbal, nonverbal and written. Nonverbal, therefore, can represent symbols.

Graphic Design is the art and practice of planning and projecting ideas and experiences with visual and textual content.

Graphic Design

This is the act of crafting symbols using visual media such as photographs, drawings, and computer-generated images.

5. Financial Analyzing

This skill is hot cake in the year 2020. Of course, it is no more a news that COVID-19 has affected virtually everything in Nigeria.

The country’s economy is really affected. So, Chief Executive Officers of different companies are now very prudence in their expenditure.

This gives a big role to financial analyst to inform them about business opportunities.

This is the process of evaluating businesses, projects, budgets, and other finance-related transactions to determine their performance and suitability.

It also is used to analyze whether an entity is stable, solvent, liquid, or profitable enough to warrant a monetary investment.

6. Video Editing

It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words while a video is worth a million pictures. This is now being embraced by many companies.

ALSO READ  15-year-old mPulse Spelling Bee Champion bags scholarship worth over 2million

Video Editing

The importance of video production and editing is no more peculiar media or Nollywood. 

Video Editing is a way of manipulating and rearranging video shots to create original work.

Also, editing is usually considered to be one part of the post-production process. It includes trimming, re-sequencing clips, adding transitions, and other special effects.

7. Data Analyzing

The role of data analyst is like that of finance analyst. A data analyst does the important job of helping business leaders make important decisions.

Data analysis

Data analysis is the process of getting and organizing data in order to draw helpful conclusions from it.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.