If you are interested in marketing jobs in Canada, this might be of interest to you!
The days of instinct and intuition being the key to brilliant sales and marketing strategies are on the way out. While the need for creativity remains, data and analysis are the future of sales and marketing. In 2018, employers in sales and marketing are all about using technology to drive results. To be successful as a marketer or salesperson, you must be tech-savvy. Knowledge of digital tools such as CRM software, SEO, PPC or Google Analytics will give you an edge and help future-proof your career.
The Best Marketing and Sales Jobs in 2018
1. Sales Representative 2. Sales Manager
3. Account Manager 4. Account Executive
5. Business Development 6. Marketing Manager
7. Marketing Coordinator 8. Product Manager
Growth in Sales and Marketing Jobs
In 2018, the sales and marketing field grew by a modest 1,160 jobs in Canada. More than half of the newly created jobs were in Toronto (650) so if you’re looking to make a leap into a sales and marketing job, looking in Toronto is your best bet. Calgary and Ottawa also saw some growth in sales and marketing jobs.
Sales and Marketing Salaries in Canada
The lowest 10% of earners in the sales and marketing fields make $38,700 or less, while the top 10% of earners make $79,700 or more.
Average sales and marketing salaries in Toronto: $34,300 to $64,500
Average sales and marketing salary in Vancouver: $33,400 to $61,400
Average sales and marketing salary in Montreal: $32,250 to $57,350
Average sales and marketing salary in Calgary: $35,050 to $67,000
Average sales and marketing salary in Edmonton: $34,000 to $63,450
Average sales and marketing salary in Ottawa: $33,400 to $61,400
Average sales and marketing salary in Quebec city: $29,650 to $48,450
Average sales and marketing salary in Halifax: $32,950 to $59,800
The Best Digital Marketing Skills in 2018
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software remains the top skill that employers look for in the sales and marketing industries for the second year in a row, with industry-leader Salesforce being the most requested among employers. Various digital marketing skills are also hot, with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and newcomer Google Analytics ranking among the top skills of 2018.
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