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Web App Problems Hurt Business & IT Pros' Careers

Nearly all quality assurance (QA) and development professionals deal with web app quality issues that hurt the business, according to a recent survey from Sencha. The resulting report, "The State of Web Application Testing," indicates that these issues occur at least monthly for most organizations, leading to customer dissatisfaction, reputational damage, greater inefficiencies and revenue... Read More >


IT Hiring Is Expected to Grow for the Rest of 2017

The already-hot job market for IT professionals is going to get hotter, according to a mid-year survey and forecast from Dice. Among recruiters who specialize in filling tech positions, a larger number anticipate the hiring of more tech pros over the next six months than the number who planned to hire near the end of 2016. These recruiters also indicate that it's taking longer to fill open IT... Read More >


Tech Salaries Are Higher, but Hiring Slows Down

IT salaries—while on the upswing in recent years—have risen sharply since last year, according to a recent survey from Janco. The accompanying report, "2017 Mid-Year IT Salary Survey," indicates that overall IT earnings have increased by more than $4,000 annually since the middle of 2016. Tech pros at larger enterprises are seeing the largest pay packages, especially CIOs and other... Read More >


Workers Have Job Satisfaction, but Dislike Change

All employees have some gripes about work, but most of us are satisfied with our job, according to a recent survey from the American Psychological Association (APA). The "2017 Work and Well-Being Survey" reports that overall indicators are encouraging: The vast majority of professionals are motivated to do their "very best" for their employer, and most feel valued at work. The employees surveyed... Read More >


Which Data Analytics Jobs Offer the Best Salary?

The number of data science and analytics (DSA) job openings will continue to grow impressively between now and 2020, according to recent research from Burning Glass Technologies, IBM and the Business-Higher Education Forum (BHEF). The accompanying report, "The Quant Crunch: How Demand for Data Science Skills Is Disrupting the Job Market," indicates that DSA jobs are paying many thousands of... Read More >


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