Despite strong recent gains placing it as a leading occupation, Australia’s IT industry has experienced a surprise drop in the number of job ads throughout October, while the wider jobs market has had its third consecutive month of growth.
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The IT jobs market has seen another month of consistent growth cementing the sector as one of the leading occupations and again outperforming the wider jobs market.
Western Australia remains one of the strongest job markets in Australia, according to the latest job index from recruitment firm Advantage Professional.
Hays IT recruitment expert has warned employers can no longer take the time to be picky with potential hires
IT help desk support was the most sought after job across Australia in January, according to the February SEEK Employment Index.
IT professionals asked to do more work for less pay and fewer benefits might be able to forgive their employers' financial choices, but industry watchers say high-tech workers won't soon forget being treated poorly during the most recent economic recession and will look to find other employment opportunities as soon as the recovery gets under way.
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