2018 Annual E-Report - Page 9

REGIONAL TRENDS EMPLOYER DRIVEN DEMANDS TOTAL JOB POSTINGS REQUIRING EDUCATION 2% 26% 6% EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT 21% 35% 10% TOTAL JOB POSTINGS PH.D. OR PROFESSIONAL DEGREE 1,016 MASTER’S DEGREE 2,575 BACHELOR’S DEGREE 10,749 ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE 4,271 CREDENTIALED OCCUPATIONS 8,928 HIGH SCHOOL OR GENERAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT (GED) 14,742            Ž            ‚   Ž  ‚      ‘ ’ “ ƒ  Ž  ‚”   ‰                TOP 10 ESSENTIAL (SOFT) SKILLS TOP 10 HARD SKILLS 1 Management 1 Merchandising 2 Sales 2 Nursing 3 Customer Service 3 Selling Techniques 4 Communications 4 Restaurant Operation 5 Operations 5 Oil And Gas 6 Leadership 6 Cash Register 7 Innovation 7 Customer Satisfaction 8 Written Communication 8 Customer Experience 9 Computer Literacy 9 Warehousing 10 Problem Solving 10 Intensive Care Unit            Ž            ‚   Ž  ‚      ‘ ’ “ ƒ  Ž  ‚”   ‰     ”   ‰    €      WFSCB Annual Report 2018 8