Monthly IT and Technology Jobs Report – January 2020

IT and Technology Jobs Report January 2020 Unemployment Rate for IT and Tech Jobs* January 2020: 3.0% December 2019: 2.3% January 2019 (last year): 2.4% Total IT and Tech Jobs* January 2020: 5,632,000 December 2019: 5,262,000 January 2019 (last year): 5,139,000 US Economy Jobs Added January 2020: 225,000 December 2019: 145,000 January 2019 (last year): 269,000 US Unemployment Rate January 2020: 3.6% December 2019: 3.5% January 2019 (last year): 4.0% Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics “Nearly three quarters of small businesses expect increased revenues in the year 2020.” Source: Vistage CEO Survey  

2020 IT Salary Survey Released

Decide Consulting has just released it’s 2020 IT Salary survey. We publish data on over 200 IT, software and technical positions such as: Cloud Architects Full Stack Developers DevOps Engineer Chief Information Security Officer Network Engineers Data Scientists Information Systems Security Manager Front-End Web Developer We combined our own CIO / CTO survey results with job board data and cross reference all that with data from the Department of Labor / US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Added together, this is a comprehensive collection of IT, software consulting and technology salary data. How to Use this Guide For IT Workers, [...]

Monthly IT and Technology Jobs Report – November 2019

IT and Technology Jobs Report November 2019 Unemployment Rate for IT and Tech Jobs* November 2019: 2.4% October 2019: 2.2% November 2018 (last year): 2.4%   Total IT and Tech Jobs* November 2019: 5,259,000 October 2019: 5,423,000 November 2018 (last year): 5,202,000   US Economy Jobs Added November 2019: 266,000 October 2019: 128,000 November 2018 (last year): 196,000   US Unemployment Rate November 2019: 3.5% October 2019: 3.6% November 2018 (last year): 3.7%   Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 68% of small business CEOs expecting increased revenues in the year ahead, a 6-point increase from last month Source: Vistage CEO [...]

Monthly IT and Technology Jobs Report – October 2019

IT and Technology Jobs Report October 2019 Unemployment Rate for IT and Tech Jobs* October 2019: 2.2% September 2019: 2.4% October 2018 (last year): 2.1% Total IT and Tech Jobs* October 2019: 5,423,000 September 2019: 5,421,000 October 2018 (last year): 5,135,000 US Economy Jobs Added October 2019: 128,000 September 2019: 136,000 October 2018 (last year): 277.000 US Unemployment Rate October 2019: 3.6% September 2019: 3.5% October 2018 (last year): 3.8% Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Small business confidence falls to 7-year low. 41% of small-firm CEOs said they expect the economy to worsen in the year ahead. Source: Vistage CEO [...]

How to fill 500,000 Open IT Jobs [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to fill 500,000 Open IT Jobs There are over 500K open IT and software jobs. That number is only getting bigger. Improving Gender Diversity Only 18% of IT workers are female. Hire H1Bs Sponsor and bring in people from other countries. Hire people from Coder Academies More Academies are popping up. They are producing good technical candidates. Encourage STEM in Schools We are not going to fill these all today. We need a 20 year plan   https://decideconsulting.com/how-to-fill-500000-it-jobs/