Tech Salary Trends: Salaries Continue to Rise, Especially in Key Sectors, for Key Skills

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Tech Salary Trends

Salaries Continue to Rise, Especially in Key Sectors, for Key SkillsBig Data Skills

 

There’s great news in the tech industry as far as salaries go! US Tech Salaries and Bonuses are on the rise. The latest Dice Salary Survey reports a 2% annual salary increase over last year on average. Bonuses were also up for 37% of tech professionals, with a $9,538 bonus on average. Over the last five years, average tech salaries have grown each year – 2010: 0.7%, 2011: 2.4%, 2012: 5.3%, 2013: 2.6%, Read more »

Enterprise Tech Trends – Transformation and Innovation

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Enterprise Tech Trends

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Businesses are being radically transformed via enterprise technology, and 2015 will continue bringing innovation opportunities. For example, cloud technologies go way beyond the IT department affecting corporate strategy, product design and launch, engagement with clients and suppliers, finance and operations, security and governance, and company culture.

 

The Editor in Chief at InfoWorld, Eric Knorr, offers his perspective on the key trends in enterprise technology for next year and beyond.

 

Public Cloud Takes the Lead –

Knorr identifies that enterprises’ specialization is their own business, and not trying to reproduce the quality, functionality and security in a private cloud that they can access via AWS and other public clouds. Read more »

Recruiting, Staffing & Employment News – December 2013

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Recruiting, Staffing & Employment News – December 2013

November’s Business Floating in the Cloud!staffing, recruiting, employment news image

 

Redfish Technology, Nationwide High Tech Recruiters, placed sales professionals and software developers in cloud related sectors in the month of November. With Virtual Testing, Data Sync, Hosting, and SaaS Migration showing the most hiring activity.

 

According to TechServe Alliance, the national trade association of the IT & Engineering Staffing and Solutions industry, IT employment grew for the 26th consecutive month. In fact, on a year-over-year basis, IT employment grew by 5.53% since October 2012 adding 236,200 IT workers.  Engineering jobs also grew again in October, adding 36,600 engineering workers on a year-over-year basis since October 2012 (+1.50%).

 

The latest Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia forecast shows little change for the U.S. economy outlook. Real GDP is expected to grow at an annual rate of 1.8 percent this quarter, down from the previous estimate of 2.2 percent. Looking ahead to next three quarters, the Federal Reserve anticipates 2.1% average GDP growth.

 

The Jobs Report showed that private payrolls increased by 196,000 (beating expectations of 173,000). This follows gains of 214,000 in October. The unemployment rate dropped to 7.0 percent from 7.3 percent in October (also better than expected). Growing sectors included the goods-producing jobs (+44,000), professional and business services (+35,000), retail trade (+22,000), manufacturing (+27,000), and construction (+17,000).

Recruiting Priorities: Solar Distributed Generation Technology, 3D Modeling Software, and Mobile Data Security Jobs 11-26-2013

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2013-11-26-Priority-Jobs-WordleRecruiting Priorities in Solar Distributed Generation Technology, 3D Modeling Software, and Mobile Data Security Jobs

Redfish Technology Tuesday Jobs Madness

 

This week our top recruiting priorities are for Senior Software Engineer & Frontend Software Engineer – Solar Distributed Generation Technology; Territory Sales Director, Major Accounts – Cloud/SaaS; Senior Product Marketing Manager – 3D Modeling Software; Product Marketing Manager – Mobile Data Security; and Read more »

The Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014 – from the Global Technology Research firm, Gartner, Inc.

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The Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014 – from the Global Technology Research firm, Gartner, Inc.

Enjoy Gartner on Demand at http://www.gartnereventsondemand.com/

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Global Technology Research firm, Gartner never ceases to delight. At the recent Gartner Symposium/ITxpo earlier this month in Orlando, Florida, Gartner advised organizations to put the following ten technologies on their watch list! Read more »

Recruiting Priorities: SaaS/Cloud, Software Version Management, and e-Learning Jobs 9-24-2013

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Recruiting Priorities in SaaS/Cloud, Software Version Management, and e-Learning Jobs

Redfish Technology Tuesday Jobs Madness2013-09-24-Priority-Jobs-Wordle

 

This week our top recruiting priorities are for Senior Pre-Sales Solution Consultant – Cloud/SaaS; CRM Consultant – Cloud Implementation; Product Marketing Manager – SCM, Software Version Management; DevOps Engineer – e-Learning; and Read more »