Introduction to The Kingdom’s 2030 Vision
Saudi Arabia’s Kingdom vision 2030 includes three main goals: achieving a vibrant society, a thriving economy, and an ambitious nation.
As the Kingdom seeks an economic renaissance and a more sustainable economy, the vision has led to an increase in the demand for labor in specific areas that would require the youth to be qualified to work in it from a young age.
Therefore, Rowad Al Khaleej International Schools seek to qualify and establish its students for the 2030 career world.
As development programs for various sectors within the Kingdom were established to achieve this vision, including the development of the human resources sector, the financial, health, housing, and many other sectors.
The Most Influential Sectors
One of the important questions that you should think about answering before thinking about the best schools to apply your child to is: What are the abilities of my son? What specialties can he or would like to qualify for?
Moreover, to answer these questions, we recommend that you discuss with your child about the jobs and tasks that he would like to specialize in when he grows up.
There is also an important step you shouldn’t skip, which is to make sure before choosing a school that it helps in qualifying and developing your child’s abilities so that he can qualify for international universities and allow him to specialize in fields compatible with the directions of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
According to Saudi Vision 2030, the following sectors have topped the list of the most influential sectors in the goals of the vision; therefore, contain many jobs required in Saudi Arabia in all specializations:
- Communications and Information Technology
- Retail and Small Enterprises
- Transportation, Supply Chain, and Logistics
- The Financial Sector
- The Educational Sector
- The Mining Sector
- Clean and Renewable Energy
- Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment
- The Medical Section
- Military Industries
- Culture and Arts
- Social Development and Support of the Non-profit Sector
- Protection and Development of Wildlife
According to those powerful sectors, we have identified the best in-demand professional specializations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The Most Required Majors in Saudi Arabia 2030 Labor Market
The following specializations are the most wanted specializations in the Saudi labor market to develop the sectors mentioned:
- Information systems technology
- Computer software engineering
- Information Security
- Business and Finance Management
- Marketing and Advertising
- Management of information systems
- Industrial engineering
- Logistics and supply chain management
- Finance, Economics and investment management
- Insurance and risk management
- Financial Mathematics
- Actuarial and Banking Sciences
- Mining engineering majors
- Nuclear engineering
- Electrical engineering
- Sustainable energy
- Aviation and aerospace majors
- Mechanical engineering
1. Cyber Security Job – Information Technology major
One of the most important and in-demand jobs in Saudi Arabia for the year 2021 is the job of cyber security. It is known for the abundance of inputs and data on the Internet, and it belongs to the field of Information Technology.
So, The salary of a cyber security specialist may reach 30 thousand SAR.
2. Monitoring Systems – Engineering Major
Saudi Vision 2030 was able to achieve many of its economic and development goals, so the need for the job of designing monitoring systems for various stores and companies in various fields of specialization increased.
It can be specialized by engineering graduates.
3. Hospital and Health Fields – Medicine Major
Hospital and health sector jobs are the highest paid jobs in Saudi Arabia, and the most sought-after jobs in the health sector are:
- General Doctors
- X-ray specialists
- Deputy general managers
- Operations Surgeon (Highest Paid)
- Technical performance monitor
And other jobs available in hospitals and the health sector. The average annual income of a Saudi surgeon may reach 108k SAR.
4. Film Directing – Major of Cinematic Arts
One of the most growing jobs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in recent times is the job of film directing and other jobs in artistic and theatrical works.
Further, It is affiliated with the cinematic arts majors in Saudi universities.
5. Software Designer – Information Technology Major
With the digital transformation in recent years, reliance has increased on network design jobs and the use of electronic programs of all kinds, especially in Saudi Arabia in 2021 with the achievement of the goals of Vision 2030.
Moreover, to qualify your child to be a software designer, he needs to obtain academic or university degrees in network design and programming.
6. Programming and Computing – Information Technology Major
We cannot deny the huge and growing demand for computing and programming jobs. Among those jobs: a programmer of mobile applications and websites, a specialist in computer systems, and network marketing jobs.
As well as the job of user interface design, accounting systems, smartphone programming, and the manufacture of Android or iPhone systems.
So, The average salary of a programmer may reach 10,500 SAR. While the salary of an Android developer may reach 13,150 SAR.
7. Epidemiologist – Major of Medicine and Pharmacology
Epidemiology is one of the most successful and popular specializations in the world over the past two years.
Therefore, the job of an epidemiologist is one of the most important jobs in Saudi Arabia.
The Importance of Schools in Preparing Youth for the 2030 Labor Market in Saudi Arabia
Higher education contributes to qualifying young people for the labor market from a young age through education using advanced technologies and teaching skills and competencies commensurate with Vision 2030. This is what Rowad Al Khaleej International Schools offer to its pioneers.
Therefore, Studying in Rowad Al Khaleej Schools represents a strong engine for society as it aims to enhance productivity and creative thought to its pioneers from childhood to ensure that they qualify for a better future.
It’s also important that the vision, objectives, and policy of education in universities are aligned with preparing professionally qualified youth for the most sought-after jobs and to stand on a solid ground upon graduation that will fit them into an increasingly tech-dependent world.