This year, the government plans to accept 330,000 immigrants, and almost 60% of all newcomers will arrive via economic immigration programs. Canada’s economic immigration programs will accept 81,400 immigrants in 2019. Government data for January-October 2018 shows which specialists are at the top of the list, invited to apply for permanent residence in Canada through the Express Entry at the end of 2018.
It is expected that these occupations will be in demand in 2019. These occupations are software engineers and designers, information systems analysts and consultants, computer programmers and interactive media developers, financial auditors and accountants, administrative assistants, professional occupations in advertising, marketing, and public relations, financial and investment analysts, university professors and lecturers, professional occupations in business management consulting, and advertising, marketing and public relations managers.