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Scarce Skills in South Africa 2017


Scarce Skills in South Africa 2017

Scarce Skills

Below is a list of the top scarce skills in South Africa according to a list compiled by The Department of Labour in June last year. When choosing your future career path it is important to make sure you have all the facts before making a decision. Job security is largely determined by the careers in high-demand in your specific country. It is important to know what the scarce skills of South Africa are and to use this information when making decisions about your future!

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  • Air Traffic Controllers
  • Aircraft Pilots
  • Application Programmers
  • Architects
  • Biologists, Botanists, Zoologists
  • Building Architects
  • Cardiologists
  • Cartographers and Surveyors
  • Chartered Accountants
  • Chemical and Physical Science Technicians
  • Chemists
  • Critical Care Specialists
  • Dentists
  • Economists
  • Electronics Engineers and Technicians
  • Engineers:  Civil, Chemical, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical, Mining, Production, Water.
  • Environmental and Occupational Health Inspectors
  • Financial Analysts
  • Financial and Investment Advisors
  • Geologists and Geophysicists
  • Judges
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • Mathematicians, Actuaries and Statisticians
  • Medical Doctors and Practitioners
  • Metallurgists
  • Meteorologists
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Nursing and Midwifery Professionals
  • Oncologists
  • Paramedic Practitioners
  • Philosophers, Historians and Political Scientists
  • Physicists and Astronomers
  • Process Control Technicians
  • Radiologists
  • Sociologists, Anthropologists
  • Software Applications, Web and Multimedia Developers
  • System Analysts
  • Teachers:  Maths and Science
  • Telecommunications Engineers
  • Urologists
  • Veterinarians

See more: Skills development vital to growth in South Africa

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