Gartner Research

State of the Labor Market Report: Singapore

Published: 24 January 2019

ID: G00432683

Analyst(s): Human Resources Research Team


Singapore’s labor market is complex and undergoing rapid change. Recruiting leaders can use this report to gain an understanding of the current state of demand and supply for talent in Singapore as well as the regulatory environment and general economic conditions.

Table Of Contents

Table of Contents

Demand for Talent

Industry Demand

Services Sector

Industrial Sector

Agricultural Sector

National Critical Skills

Language Skills

Software/Coding Skills

Critical Roles

Supply of Talent

Critical Skills

Differentiate to Compete

Build Future Supply



Labor Force Participation

Candidate Behavior

Job Search Channels

Attraction Drivers

Preferred Employers

Macroeconomic Conditions

Economic Trends

Employment Levels

Wage Inflation

Regulatory Environment

Notable Regulatory Considerations

Emerging Regulatory Changes


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