The amazing technological leaps that humanity has made over the last decade is obvious for all to see. Whether it’s the ability to order a pizza from your bed, buying groceries from a store via a self checkout or asking Siri a question about a famous celebrity. Compare your 1st mobile with your current one to see how things have drastically changed over a short time scale!
Unfortunately simplicity and automation isn’t just limited to the material world it’s also the current and future of the workplace.
Robotic experts at Oxford University have stated that a potential 47% of the human workforce will be replaced by Robots by 2035. Nearly half of the world’s population could be out of work! What jobs will be least effected? What’s the best areas to retrain in?
Recruitment experts Leisurejobs.com wanted to find out how and where these advances would affect the workforce that contains billions worldwide. And if they could, put a number to how likely a specific job would be taken by a robot in the near future.
The Rise of The Robots project is an interactive infographic that predicts the likelihood of a job role (over 500) being taken by robots within the next 20 years. It also estimates the number of potential job losses, calculates how many robots your employer can buy with your annual salary and much more.
We’ve put an example of the results shown for a financial advisor below and it shows that maybe it’s time to invest in some training to get to a management level…
One thing to remember is that automation isn’t fussy. It’s not only going for the ‘lower level’ jobs. This revolution will affect high earners like CEO’s, engineers, financial advisors and many more.
Will you be working in the same job role in 20 years’ time or will your career disappear?! Find out now via Rise of The Robots