down Go Back to Our Ideas Report/Research Florida Jobs 2030: A Cornerstone Series Report for the Florida 2030 Initiative Access the Report and More Informationright Download the Reportright At a Glance By 2030, Florida will need to create two million net new jobs to accommodate an additional six million residents. At the same time, rapid technological innovation is shifting the skills and competencies required for jobs. Published jan. 30, 2017 Contributor Sara Lamback Senior Director, Workforce and Regional Economies Practice Topics Employers Industry Associations Career Pathways Health Care Manufacturing Adults Incumbent Workers State & Local Workforce Systems Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Access the Report and InfographicsBy 2030, Florida will add six million more residents and will need to create two million net new jobs. At the same time, rapid innovation technology will drive increased automation, globalization, digitization, and advances in machine learning in the next decade and a half. While these shifts are already well underway, by 2030, these and other disruptive technologies will lead to the development of new jobs and a shift in the skills and competencies required for existing jobs within the state’s economy. This analysis of the state's 21st-century jobs draws on labor market research and qualitative interviews with more than 90 stakeholders from Florida’s business, education, nonprofit, and workforce communities to examine these 21st-century jobs, the skills required to perform them, and anticipated gaps in the labor market.See this report and more information on the Florida Chamber Foundation website.