Global job trends: How the UK stands in the future job market

Posted in News & Press  ·  18th June 2024

The “Future of Jobs Report 2023” by the World Economic Forum provides valuable insights into global job trends and their implications for the UK. Understanding these trends helps UK educators prepare students for the evolving job landscape.

Key insights

  1. Tech-driven growth: Significant growth in technology-related fields such as AI, cybersecurity, and data analysis.
  2. Sustainability focus: Increased demand for roles in renewable energy and sustainability.
  3. Remote work: A rise in remote and hybrid work models, requiring strong digital skills.

Strategies for UK educators

  1. Integrate technology education: Include coding, AI, and cybersecurity in the curriculum.
  2. Promote sustainability: Emphasise sustainability and environmental science.
  3. Prepare for remote work: Teach digital literacy and remote collaboration skills.


The “Future of Jobs Report 2023” highlights how global job trends impact the UK. By aligning educational strategies with these trends, UK educators can better prepare students for future job market demands.

For more detailed information, visit the Future of Jobs Report 2023.

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