Wearable technology is an ever expanding industry with endless possibilities for both businesses and consumers.

In 2014 alone, 10million wearable devices were sold throughout the world, representing a $3 billion market and this is only estimated to continue. Wearable technology is also set to obliterate modern issues, such as urban congestion and low productivity.

Cloud Computing has already created new jobs throughout the world, but specifically, how will wearable technology alter the job market? Below is an Adecco infographic exploring just this.

Some key predictions include:

  • 86% of business leaders believe wearable technology will be a net creator of jobs
  • By 2022 15% growth is expected for database administrator jobs
  • 22% growth expected for software developer jobs
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