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Professions where workers are needed

work shortage

Sweden has a shortage of people with specific skills within certain professions. There is, e.g. a great lack of nurses, doctors, system developers, cooks and teachers at the moment and this shortage is predicted to persist over the next five to ten years. 

Acquiring skills in any of these professions can be a way to break into the Swedish labour market.

Learn more here:

  1. Yrkeskompassen
  2. Yrke och Framtid
  3. Alla Studier

1. Yrkeskompassen

Yrkeskompassen offers comprehensive information about different work fields and their estimated demand in the next 5 to 10 years. Most of the information in Swedish.

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2. Arbetsförmedlingen – Yrke och Framtid

This is a section of the national employment service that has comprehensive information on different professions and what is needed in order to perform them. Information in Swedish.

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3. Alla Studier

Curios to know what you earn within certain professions? Alla Studier offers information on wages and predicted demands.

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