The year 2014 witnessed an average growth of 10-12% in hiring and 8-10% hike in salaries. A sense of positivity prevailed in the economy throughout the year with jobseekers finding suitable jobs to earn their livelihood.
The New Year is expected to further scale up job opportunities in the Indian job market. Hiring is expected to grow in major industries including IT, FMCG, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Retail, Pharma, Telecom and the Financial Sector. That apart, Indian travel and tourism industry will also contribute to the job market through the new Indian e-visa system rolled out for 43 countries.
Many human resource and job consulting companies are positive that the sentiments currently floating in the Indian job market will continue to draw big benefits to the jobseekers. An article published in Economic Times quoted the who’s who of country’s recruitment industry as they expressed their views and listed few hottest jobs trends for 2015. Few jobs that will be in high demand include:
- Retail Planners
- Digital Marketers
- Product Managers
- Senior IT Professionals
- Data Scientists
These and a plenty other profiles will be in great demand in varied industries. From BPO, Banking, to Retail and Advertising, more and more jobs will be seen across the country. The Narendra Modi government’s initiatives to attract more foreign investment to the country and the “Make in India” drive will further add to shaping 2015 job scenario.
According to a report by Business Standard, about 3 Lakh NRIs will return to India in 2015 as job opportunities galore.