Demand for Digital Skills in the US Labour Market: The IT Skills Pyramid

CEPS Special Report No. 154 / December 2016

50 Pages Posted: 4 Oct 2017

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Miroslav Beblavý

Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

Brian Fabo

National Bank of Slovakia

Karolien Lenaerts

CEPS

Date Written: December 8, 2016

Abstract

This study assesses the information technology skill requirements in the 30 most frequently advertised occupations in the United States. On the basis of approximately two million job advertisements, the authors examine the IT skill requirements of each occupation, making the distinction between basic, intermediate and advanced IT skills.

Keywords: IT Skills, Labour Market, Digital Skills

Suggested Citation

Beblavý, Miroslav and Fabo, Brian and Lenaerts, Karolien, Demand for Digital Skills in the US Labour Market: The IT Skills Pyramid (December 8, 2016). CEPS Special Report No. 154 / December 2016, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3047102

Miroslav Beblavý (Contact Author)

Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) ( email )

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Brian Fabo

National Bank of Slovakia ( email )

Imricha Karvasa 1
813 25 Bratislava
Slovakia

Karolien Lenaerts

CEPS ( email )

1 Place du Congres, 1000
Brussels, 1000
Belgium

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