A new report from Dice found that nearly three quarters of hiring managers intend to increase tech hiring in the second half of 2017. At present, there are an estimated 1.64 million digital tech jobs in the UK and the creation of new jobs in the sector outpaces non-digital. In this article we look at the three key recruitment trends affecting the sector and explore effective hiring solutions for tech talent.
Three tech recruitment trends
The following trends are currently driving demand for tech talent:-
The inexorable growth in AI means that one in ten of all new jobs created this year are in technology. According to Indeed, the top 5 in-demand roles are:-