Ministry of Human Resources said its MYFutureJobs portal recorded a total of 11,846 job opportunities between Jan 1 to Feb 24, these vacancies offer salaries between RM5,000 and RM10,000 and above.
The program which was launched in lieu of the job crisis that the country endured during the pandemic has been steadily garnering attention from both the companies and job seekers. Among the main industries that have been identified as having high demand are information and communications, manufacturing, transportation, professional activities, scientific, technical, and education. As for positions, the high demand among employers is data analysis, systems analyst, user interface developer, data scientist, ICT systems architect, database developer, embedded systems, software developer, research engineers, logistics analyst, ICT business analyst, digital media designer, digital games developer, and digital forensics, experts.
Since the introduction of MYFutureJobs portal in 2020 a total of 96,661 employers registered and had offered 3.88 million job vacancies. Out of this number, some 431,989 active vacancies are still available to date.