List of most in demand Occupations for Canada PR 2021


Canada is a land of promising opportunities. With growing number of people moving to Canada for economic immigration there has been a sudden increase in people looking for most in demand occupations for Canada PR 2021. Under express entry in case your job is listed under the most in demand occupations for Canada PR 2021 for Federal Skilled Worker Category or Federal Skilled Trade Category under NOC O, A or B. Further, in case you get nominated for Provincial Nominee Program and your job are listed in most in demand occupations for Canada PR 2021 you get additionally 600 CRS points for your express entry profile.


Here is a complete list of most in demand occupations for Canada PR 2021 in consultation with our in house Canada PR consultant in Chandigarh.



NOC                    Job Title

0632       Accommodation service managers

6313       Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors

1311       Accounting technicians and bookkeepers

5135       Actors and comedians

1241       Administrative assistants

1221       Administrative officers

0421       Administrators – post-secondary education and vocational training

0124       Advertising, marketing and public relations managers

2146       Aerospace engineers

2222       Agricultural and fish products inspectors

2123       Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists

8252       Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers

2271       Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors

2272       Air traffic controllers and related occupations

2244       Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors

7315       Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors

3124       Allied primary health practitioners

3213       Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians

5231       Announcers and other broadcasters

7332       Appliance servicers and repairers

2151       Architects

2251       Architectural technologists and technicians

0212       Architecture and science managers

5113       Archivists

5244       Artisans and craftsperson

1314       Assessors, valuators and appraisers

5251       Athletes

5225       Audio and video recording technicians

3141       Audiologists and speech-language pathologists

5121       Authors and writers

7321       Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers

6332       Bakers

0122       Banking, credit and other investment managers

2221       Biological technologists and technicians

2121       Biologists and related scientists

7234       Boilermakers

7281       Bricklayers

5224       Broadcast technicians

4163       Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants

6331       Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers – retail and wholesale

7272       Cabinetmakers

7247       Cable television service and maintenance technicians

3217       Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.

7271       Carpenters

9231       Central control and process operators, mineral and metal processing

6321       Chefs

2134       Chemical engineers

2211       Chemical technologists and technicians

2112       Chemists

3122       Chiropractors

2231       Civil engineering technologists and technicians

2131       Civil engineers

6315       Cleaning supervisors

5252       Coaches

4021       College and other vocational instructors

0433       Commissioned officers of the Canadian Forces

0431       Commissioned police officers

0213       Computer and information systems managers

2147       Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)

2281       Computer network technicians

2174       Computer programmers and interactive media developers

7282       Concrete finishers

5132       Conductors, composers and arrangers

1226       Conference and event planners

2224       Conservation and fishery officers

5112       Conservators and curators

2234       Construction estimators

2264       Construction inspectors

0711       Construction managers

7311       Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics

7204       Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades

7202       Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations

7302       Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews

8255       Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services

7201       Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations

7301       Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades

8222       Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services

7205       Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers

7203       Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades

6322       Cooks

0601       Corporate sales managers

1227       Court officers and justices of the peace

1251       Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations

7371       Crane operators

6314       Customer and information services supervisors

1315       Customs, ship and other brokers

5134       Dancers

2172       Database analysts and data administrators

2273       Deck officers, water transport

3222       Dental hygienists and dental therapists

3223       Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants

3113       Dentists

3221       Denturists

3132       Dietitians and nutritionists

2253       Drafting technologists and technicians

7372       Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

4214       Early childhood educators and assistants

4162       Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts

5122       Editors

4166       Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers

4033       Educational counsellors

2241       Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

2133       Electrical and electronics engineers

7333       Electrical mechanics

7244       Electrical power line and cable workers

7241       Electricians (except industrial and power system)

2242       Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)

4032       Elementary school and kindergarten teachers

7318       Elevator constructors and mechanics

4156       Employment counsellors

1228       Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers

2274       Engineer officers, water transport

2262       Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers

0211       Engineering managers

1222       Executive assistants

6312       Executive housekeepers

0714       Facility operation and maintenance managers

4153       Family, marriage and other related counsellors

5222       Film and video camera operators

1112       Financial and investment analysts

1111       Financial auditors and accountants

0111       Financial managers

6235       Financial sales representatives

0432       Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers

4312       Firefighters

8262       Fishermen/women

8261       Fishing masters and officers

7295       Floor covering installers

6311       Food service supervisors

2122       Forestry professionals

2223       Forestry technologists and technicians

6346       Funeral directors and embalmers

7253       Gas fitters

3112       General practitioners and family physicians

2212       Geological and mineral technologists and technicians

2144       Geological engineers

2113       Geoscientists and oceanographers

7292       Glaziers

0412       Government managers – economic analysis, policy development and program administration

0413       Government managers – education policy development and program administration

0411       Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration

5223       Graphic arts technicians

5241       Graphic designers and illustrators

6341       Hairstylists and barbers

1252       Health information management occupations

4165       Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers

7312       Heavy-duty equipment mechanics

0712       Home building and renovation managers

1223       Human resources and recruitment officers

0112       Human resources managers

1121       Human resources professionals

2141       Industrial and manufacturing engineers

2252       Industrial designers

7242       Industrial electricians

2233       Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians

2243       Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics

2171       Information systems analysts and consultants

2283       Information systems testing technicians

2263       Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety

4215       Instructors of persons with disabilities

7293       Insulators

1312       Insurance adjusters and claims examiners

6231       Insurance agents and brokers

1313       Insurance underwriters

0121       Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers

5242       Interior designers and interior decorators

7236       Ironworkers

6344       Jewellers, jewellery and watch repairers and related occupations

5123       Journalists

4111       Judges

2254       Land survey technologists and technicians

2154       Land surveyors

2225       Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists

2152       Landscape architects

4112       Lawyers and Quebec notaries

1242       Legal administrative assistants

0011       Legislators

5111       Librarians

5211       Library and public archive technicians

0511       Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers

3233       Licensed practical nurses

8241       Logging machinery operators

7316       Machine fitters

7231       Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors

0512       Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts

0821       Managers in agriculture

0823       Managers in aquaculture

0651       Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c.

0311       Managers in health care

0822       Managers in horticulture

0811       Managers in natural resources production and fishing

0423       Managers in social, community and correctional services

0731       Managers in transportation

0911       Manufacturing managers

3236       Massage therapists

2161       Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries

2232       Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians

2132       Mechanical engineers

1243       Medical administrative assistants

3212       Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists assistants

3211       Medical laboratory technologists

3215       Medical radiation technologists

3216       Medical sonographers

2142       Metallurgical and materials engineers

2114       Meteorologists and climatologists

2143       Mining engineers

7322       Motor vehicle body repairers

7334       Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics

5133       Musicians and singers

4161       Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers

4313       Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian Forces

2261       Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians

3011       Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors

3143       Occupational therapists

8232       Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers

7331       Oil and solid fuel heating mechanics

3231       Opticians

3121       Optometrists

0114       Other administrative services managers

0125       Other business services managers

1114       Other financial officers

4216       Other instructors

0414       Other managers in public administration

3219       Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)

5232       Other performers, n.e.c.

2148       Other professional engineers, n.e.c.

3125       Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating

2115       Other professional occupations in physical sciences

4169       Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.

3144       Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment

4217       Other religious occupations

6316       Other services supervisors

7335       Other small engine and small equipment repairers

5226       Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts

3237       Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment

7384       Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.

7294       Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)

5136       Painters, sculptors and other visual artists

4211       Paralegal and related occupations

3234       Paramedical occupations

5245       Patternmakers – textile, leather and fur products

2145       Petroleum engineers

9232       Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators

3131       Pharmacists

5221       Photographers

2111       Physicists and astronomers

3142       Physiotherapists

7284       Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers

7251       Plumbers

4311       Police officers (except commissioned)

4012       Post-secondary teaching and research assistants

0132       Postal and courier services managers

9241       Power engineers and power systems operators

7243       Power system electricians

3232       Practitioners of natural healing

7381       Printing press operators

4155       Probation and parole officers and related occupations

5131       Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations

1123       Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations

1122       Professional occupations in business management consulting

4154       Professional occupations in religion

5254       Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness

4168       Program officers unique to government

1224       Property administrators

4151       Psychologists

9235       Pulping, papermaking and coating control operators

1225       Purchasing agents and officers

0113       Purchasing managers

7361       Railway and yard locomotive engineers

7314       Railway Carmen/women

7362       Railway conductors and brakemen/women

2275       Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulators

6232       Real estate agents and salespersons

1253       Records management technicians

4167       Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers

0513       Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors

7313       Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics

3012       Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses

3214       Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists

0631       Restaurant and food service managers

6222       Retail and wholesale buyers

0621       Retail and wholesale trade managers

6211       Retail sales supervisors

7291       Roofers and shinglers

0422       School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education

4031       Secondary school teachers

1113       Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers

0012       Senior government managers and officials

0016       Senior managers – construction, transportation, production and utilities

0013       Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services

0014       Senior managers – health, education, social and community services and membership organizations

0015       Senior managers – trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c.

7233       Sheet metal workers

6343       Shoe repairers and shoemakers

4212       Social and community service workers

4164       Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers

4152       Social workers

2173       Software engineers and designers

3111       Specialist physicians

5253       Sports officials and referees

1254       Statistical officers and related research support occupations

7252       Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers

7235       Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters

9223       Supervisors, electrical products manufacturing

9222       Supervisors, electronics manufacturing

1212       Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers

9213       Supervisors, food, beverage and associated products processing

9215       Supervisors, forest products processing

9224       Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing

1211       Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers

1213       Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workers

8211       Supervisors, logging and forestry

1214       Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations

9211       Supervisors, mineral and metal processing

8221       Supervisors, mining and quarrying

7305       Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators

9221       Supervisors, motor vehicle assembling

9226       Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing

9227       Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly

9212       Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities

9214       Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturing

7303       Supervisors, printing and related occupations

7304       Supervisors, railway transport operations

1215       Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations

9217       Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing

5227       Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts

6342       Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners

2255       Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology

5212       Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries

6221       Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade

0131       Telecommunication carriers managers

7246       Telecommunications installation and repair workers

7245       Telecommunications line and cable workers

5243       Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers

7283       Tile setters

7232       Tool and die makers

5125       Translators, terminologists and interpreters

8231       Underground production and development miners

4011       University professors and lecturers

6345       Upholsterers

2153       Urban and land use planners

2282       User support technicians

0912       Utilities managers

3114       Veterinarians

9243       Water and waste treatment plant operators

7373       Water well drillers

2175       Web designers and developers

7237       Welders and related machine operators


Canada PR Immigration Requirement 2021


Express Entry is one of the most in demand immigration program for 2021. Federal Skilled Worker Program is one of the programs offering faster 6 months processing time. In case you fulfill the 67 points requirement then your profile is valid for express entry and can stay active for a year’s duration.

Following are the requirements for express entry for Federal Skilled Worker Program:

  1. Minimum 1 year of skilled work experience along with your work experience listed in NOC level 0, A or B and in case it is in most in demand occupations for Canada PR 2021 you stand a winning chance of applying for Canada PR successfully.
  2. Your age should be 18 or above. Maximum points for age are awarded to candidates between the ages of 26-35.
  3. Language Proficiency skill or IELTS score of minimum 6 in each module of reading, writing, listening and speaking equal to CLB 7.
  4. Educational Qualification of minimum 12th. Higher your education more points you can claim for meeting the requirement. Further, you would have to get your foreign/Indian education approved by ECA or educational credential assessment authority which checks whether your education is up to Canadian education standard.
  5. Having a job offer is a bonus for claiming points but not mandatory.
  6. Your adaptability factor can include having a relative in Canada, spouse’s characteristics’-language, work experience and education points. Further, you would be required to provide financial sufficiency proof.


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