Monthly IT and Technology Jobs Report – January 2019

January 2018 Jobs Report

IT and Technology Jobs Report January 2019

Unemployment Rate for IT and Tech Jobs*

Jan 2019: 2.4%

Dec 2018: 2.1%

Jan 2018 (last year): 2.8%

Total IT and Tech Jobs*

Jan 2019: 5,139,000

Dec 2018: 5,184,000

Jan 2018 (last year): 5,212,000

US Economy Jobs Added

Jan 2019: 304,000

Dec 2018: 312,000

Jan 2018 (last year): 171,000

US Unemployment Rate

Jan 2019: 4.0%

Dec 2018: 3.9%

Jan 2018 (last year): 4.1%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

14% of SMB CEOs expect the economy to improve in 2019. 28% of the same group expect it to get worse.

Source: Vistage CEO Survey