Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for those working in the Truck, Bus, & Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor field from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Truck, Bus, & Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor majors need many skills, but most especially Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Truck, Bus, & Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor majors need more than the average amount of Equipment Selection, Installation, Equipment Maintenance, Operation and Control, Troubleshooting, Repairing, Operation Monitoring, Quality Control Analysis, Technology Design, Management of Financial Resources, Management of Material Resources, Operations Analysis, Negotiation, Management of Personnel Resources, Monitoring, Learning Strategies, Service Orientation, Persuasion, Active Learning, Instructing, Active Listening, Coordination, Social Perceptiveness, Critical Thinking, Systems Evaluation, Speaking, Writing, Reading Comprehension, Systems Analysis, Time Management, Complex Problem Solving, Judgment and Decision Making, Programming, Mathematics, and Science.
These two visualizations, one a radial chart and one a bar chart, show the same information, a rating of how necessary the following skills are for Truck, Bus, & Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor majors. Toggle between "value" and "RCA" to see the absolute rating of that skill (value) and the revealed comparative advantage (RCA), or how much greater or lesser that skill's rating is than the average. The longer the bar or the closer the line comes to the circumference of the circle, the more important that skill is. The importance of Equipment Selection is very distinctive for majors, but the Active Listening, Learning Strategies, Instructing, Speaking, Active Learning, Reading Comprehension, Writing, Monitoring, Critical Thinking, Social Perceptiveness, Complex Problem Solving, Judgment and Decision Making, Coordination, Persuasion, Negotiation, Service Orientation, Time Management, Management of Personnel Resources, Systems Evaluation, Systems Analysis, Operations Analysis, Operation Monitoring, Quality Control Analysis, Mathematics, Equipment Selection, Operation and Control, Troubleshooting, Management of Material Resources, Management of Financial Resources, Equipment Maintenance, Repairing, Technology Design, Science, Programming, and Installation are the three most important skills for people in the field.