Top Seattle Job Skills Currently in Demand

Get your résumés ready
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Seattle’s unemployment rate was just 3.9 percent to start the year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, but that doesn’t mean jobs exist for everyone. Some skills are obviously more in demand than others. Get your résumés ready: Here’s a list of both in the Seattle area, as determined by a weighted analysis of skills that appear in jobs postings on LinkedIn and in members’ profiles. 

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