Employment and Industry Trends
Get a detailed overview of the local engineering sector, including hiring trends and areas of job promise. Below is a brief excerpt from this section:
The engineering sector continues to offer a growing number of job opportunities in Spain. The demand for engineers increased by almost 20% in the last year, and this trend seems to be continuing in the short term, as the national economy keeps growing.
After several years of severe recession in this sector, domestic construction is growing again, making Spain’s construction market one of the most active in the eurozone. Building construction, particularly for residential purposes, dominates this industry. Experts foresee that construction will grow at an annual rate of 13% to 15% in the coming terms.
Skills in Demand
Employers seek candidates with language skills in English and German. At the same time, companies seek versatile engineers who can adapt to different projects and roles, and are willing to relocate for specific periods of time.
Companies also value professionals with the ability to manage teams and take on additional responsibilities as needed.
This is just a brief sample of the extensive information in the GoinGlobal Spain Career Guide, which is carefully researched and regularly updated by career experts.