Following are the most wanted professions in Canada for the year 2011-2012.

1. Dental Hygienists & Dental Therapists
2. Licensed Practical Nurses
3. Psychologists
4. Chefs
5. Professional Occupations in Business Services to Management
6. Insurance Adjusters and Claims Examiners
7. Biologists and Related Scientists
8. Architects
9. Welders & Related Machine Operators
10. Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics
11. Restaurant and Food Service Managers
12. Social Workers
13. Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades
14. Primary Production Managers (Except Agriculture)
15. Electricians (Except Industrial & Power System)
16. Industrial Electricians
17. Plumbers
18. Medical Radiation Technologists
19. Crane Operators
20. Drillers & Blasters – Surface Mining, Quarrying & Construction
21. Supervisors, Oil and Gas Drilling and Service
22. Specialist Physicians
23. Dentists
24. Pharmacists
25. Physiotherapists
26. Registered Nurses
27. Cooks
28. Contractors and Supervisors, Carpentry Trades