In-demand Jobs to prepare for in 2018

As we reach the half way mark of 2018, let’s take a look at the careers which have already gained popularity this year and are only set to become more popular in the coming years.


3D Animator

Animated content was once exclusively for children. Today, adults too are interested in animated movies and TV shows. That is why the production studios are making more and more of them.  So, it is not surprising that there is a great demand for 3D animators whose job is to model, texture, rig and animate characters and create the environment in the animation movies, using various software. Animation is now a mainstream career and there are a lot of career courses that one can opt for if they wish to be a 3D animator.

3D Animator
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VFX Artist

There’s no escaping VFX today. Whether it is feature films, ads, educational videos or music videos, everyone relies on VFX.  VFX artists come in when a film has parts which are either impossible to shoot or too cumbersome to shoot. Whether it is a battle scene in Bahubali or the dragons of The Game of Thrones, they are all results of brilliant visual effects and CGI. Just like animation, today, there are job oriented VFX courses too that you can join. Due to the high demand for trained professionals, chances are that you get a job immediately after completing of your course.


Game Designer

The gaming industry supports people with varied skill sets. But at the centre of the industry is the game designer who creates idea and concepts and brings them to a platform in a form which enables players to engage themselves in the game. Considering that it is one of the fastest growing industries in the world of entertainment, anyone who wishes to enter this industry is set for a fantastic career ahead.

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Multimedia Designers

Working at the intersection of multiple careers and artistic fields, multimedia designers have a wide career choice ranging from web designing to television, and film to marketing. The job entails creating visual elements for the audience. Since the nature of the job is creative, all kinds of artists find wide scope in this field.


Web Designer

From an MNC to a start-up, every business has a website today. It is essential for the website to be not only attractive but also user friendly. That is where a trained web designer comes in. Since the job profile itself has such wide applications, this is a career which is bound to grow hugely.


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With the right skill sets, you too can be one of these in-demand professionals. What’s your pick from the above list? Let us know in the comments below.



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