The HR Director: Hybrid Skills are Reshaping Job Demand in the UK | Burning Glass Technologies

“Whilst always sought-after, many of the above-referenced skills have definitely seen an uptick in demand over recent months as companies swiftly adapted to remote work and adopted both new technologies and processes in response to COVID-19,” said Matt Weston, Managing Director of Robert Half UK, in announcing today’s research results.

“The skills employers need are not only evolving rapidly but also reshaping and combining in new and often unexpected ways. Just a few years ago, no one would have thought advertising and marketing managers would need to configure software, or that software developers would need the skills to build rapport with customers. But advancing technology is creating both new opportunities for workers and new challenges for employers trying to fill roles,” adds Matt Sigelman, CEO of Burning Glass Technologies.

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