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Musicians

Musicians write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositions.

Wages

New workers
AVERAGE
Experienced
£ 10,691
£ 33,521
£ 68,537

Available jobs

In the past year there were 15,964 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Auditions and selects performers and rehearses and conducts them in the performance of the composition.

  • Scores music for different combinations of voices and instruments to produce desired effect.

  • Plays instrument as a soloist or as a member of a group or orchestra.

  • Tunes instrument and studies and rehearses score.

  • Conceives and writes original music.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Nursing

  • Auditing

  • Mental Health

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Midwifery

  • Risk Analysis

  • Clinical Practices

  • Physical Therapy

  • Service Development

  • Application Lifecycle Management

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communications

  • Leadership

  • Management

  • Customer Service

  • Team Leadership

  • Teaching

  • Planning

  • Research

  • Time Management

  • Innovation

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.