IT Job Market Explodes with 107,100 new Jobs added in 2018
IT Job Market Explodes with 107,000 new jobs in 2018. In addition, Janco forecasts that an addition 100,000 plus new IT jobs will be added in 2019.
Hiring for IT Professionals continues unabated. The economy is generating demand for more IT Professionals. CIOs are creating new jobs that address the increased focus on security, data privacy, Internet-based operations, and digital automation. Blockchain applications are continuing to demand more resources as seamless information flow is prime operational objective.
The median salary for all IT Professionals based Janco’s latest salary data is $93,077. That is $2,628 higher than the same time last year. Supply and demand are working in favor of qualified IT professionals. Janco forecasts that the median salary for all IT professionals will be in the $97,000 range by the end of 2019 – a $4K increase.
All of this means that it is a good time for those in the IT profession. Not only are they in for better pay but they will be working on projects that impact the operation of the enterprises they are in. The only requirement they have is to stay current and invest in themselves with training in new technologies.
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