Despite Slowdown, Jobs Opportunity In Tech Grows 31% In India

Saanvi Araav - Sep 14, 2019, 8:00 am IST


According to Indeed, in 12 months from February last year, tech jobs in India has grown by 31 per cent.

The Indian tech industry is encountering a slowdown. Despite all that, IT jobs continue to rise with many well-paid opportunities for professionals looking for a career in the sector.

In the twelve-month period from last year's February to this year's February tech jobs in the country has grown 31 percent. That is much higher than the 5 percent growth in the previous period.

A Growing Number Of IT Jobs

From the findings, tech job opportunity has continuously grown in the last five years by an average of 8 percent from 2014's February to this year's February. These figures are largely from tech jobs listing by tech companies in the country, which were collated by the crawler of Indeed, an American worldwide employment search engine. Some even come right from the portal of Indeed India.

Tech Jobs 1024x538
These figures are largely from tech jobs listing by tech companies online in the country.

Sashi Kumar (Indeed India's managing director) has commented on this matter. He said that IT talent's demand had increased six-fold compared to the period from 2017 to 2018. Job profiles are changing and evolving at a very fast pace but could be met by our country' talents. Moreover, companies can also take the initiative to train their own employees with the needed skills to ensure their career path in the ever-changing IT landscape.

Trending Jobs

Software developments, analytics, technical roles, and data warehousing are the major areas which job opportunities are the best.  JAVA development, application development, system infrastructure skills are losing their attraction.

Insight Analytics Manager Job Description Salary
Analytics manager job offers a median salary of 1,150,000 Rupees annually

Companies' digital transformation leads to many opportunities to work with complex and big data sets to recommend, support, and evaluate the business strategies implementation. That business necessitated tech firms in the country to recruit analytics managers. And according to Indeed, this job offers a median salary of at least 1,150,000 Rupees annually and can reach 2,400,000 Rupees a year.

Next Story

Read More

Minecraft Is Now Home To 112 Million Monthly Active Users

Features- Sep 19, 2019, 8:00 am IST

Minecraft Is Now Home To 112 Million Monthly Active Users

The spectacular performance has established Minecraft’s dominant position over other similar game titles such as Fortnite or Roblox.

Keep Yourself Away From Prying Eyes Of Google Maps With New Incognito Mode

ICT News- Sep 20, 2019, 3:00 pm IST

Keep Yourself Away From Prying Eyes Of Google Maps With New Incognito Mode

Until now, we may have to wait for quite a while to experience Google Maps' Incognito Mode.

Scientists Came Up With A Feasible Plan For An Elevator Connecting The Moon And The Earth

Features- Sep 19, 2019, 1:30 pm IST

Scientists Came Up With A Feasible Plan For An Elevator Connecting The Moon And The Earth

In their paper in August, Zephyr Penoyre and Emily Sandson, two astrophysicists details a 322,000 kilometer-long elevator connecting the two planets

Google Fi’s New Unlimited Plan: Now Available In India

ICT News- Sep 19, 2019, 2:08 pm IST

Google Fi’s New Unlimited Plan: Now Available In India

In addition to the standard service, Google Fi has presented a new plan including unlimited data, texts, and calls for a fixed amount of money every month.

Google Allows Users To Search For Specific Moments In Videos

ICT News- Sep 18, 2019, 3:00 pm IST

Google Allows Users To Search For Specific Moments In Videos

It is no secret that over the last few years, Google has been looking for a way to upgrade its search function to make it work on more than just text result

iPhone 11 India Available For Pre-Orders From September 20, Flipkart Listing Reveals

Mobile- Sep 18, 2019, 1:00 pm IST

iPhone 11 India Available For Pre-Orders From September 20, Flipkart Listing Reveals

The new iPhone 11 smartphone series is set to be available for pre-order in India from 20th September onwards, according to a Flipkart listing.