Aspiring Minds, the global leader in employability assessments, mined the US job market to ascertain demand and compensation for approximately 200 different skill sets in each state. Here’s a look at some interesting insights revealed in the Skill Map Report – U.S. 2016.
|Information gathering & synthesis, Agreeableness, Stress Management, Finger dexterity, Manual dexterity and Extraversion are the most sought-after skills and traits in the US|
|Generic skills/personality traits like Inductive reasoning and Openness to experience draw the highest compensation|
|Medicine is the highest compensated skill in the US with an average compensation of $145,194 followed by Architecture|
|Software engineering and analytical skills are in highest demand and earn the highest compensation along the East and West Coast technology hubs|