Employers Seeking Software, Quality, Security Skills
Top skills in demand in the technology sectors of late include software development and quality assurance. Dice showed an all-time high in the request for these skills with 14,616 job postings including the software development requirement; in second place is QA or quality assurance with 9,355 corresponding job postings as of October 1, 2012.
Indeed.com trends show the rise in demand for these two categories, as well as java and mobile criteria in the job search terms. Other skills criteria going strong include virtualization, big data, cloud and saas. Other growing sectors include information security, data security, application security, governance-risk-compliance.
Top metros for tech hiring currently according to Dice are: New York, DC Metro area, Silicon Valley, Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Dallas, Seattle and Philadelphia.
Redfish Technology is currently recruiting for software engineers, QA, user experience positions as well as sales and product marketing roles across the country. See our priority hiring on the blog Catch of the Day, or search all jobs on our website.