According to Simplilearn, in Big Data and Analytics jobs, which have the highest median pay of Rs 4 lakh per annum for young graduates, employers want potential employees to be aware of SAS, Python, Big Data, Hive, Macros, Advanced Excel etc.
Digital Marketing, which also has a high demand for fresh graduates, requires a different set of skills. With salaries in the range of Rs 1.6 lakh to Rs 3.6 lakh, digital marketing jobs require skills in Webtrends, SEO, Display Advertising, Social Media, Google Adwords among others, according to Simplilearn.
Mobile and Software Development jobs, which have a median salary of Rs 3 lakh per annum, require potential candidates to be proficient in Java, Dotnet, PHP, ASP, Android, NoSQL among others.
For fresh graduates aspiring for jobs in IT services and IT Architecture, CCNA, CCNP, Networking, Technical Support and PHP are among the most important skills required.
Project management job roles require graduates to be trained in Six Sigma, Tendering, AutoCAD and PMP certification.