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Why is IT Recruitment on the Rise?


The digital revolution could be around us with the changes we are beginning to see in the recruitment world. Lots of professionals are noticing a shift in the job spectrum as of late. More and more professionals are writing up a CV that demonstrates elaborate skills involving all things digital. Ten years ago, you could have thought that understanding how to work with Excel was an impressive skill.

Now, the world of IT is spread through numerous businesses, and the recruitment sector is positively brimming with opportunities. Why is this industry growing, and what could you offer to bring the top talent to your business?

From Novices to Veterans

Your business does not need to settle for hiring only professionals in technical jobs. The advantage of IT jobs is that they are, in many positions, easy to understand and access. With computers and digital technology becoming a norm across the world, even beginners to the world of IT are able to competitively work in administrative and other positions. Whether you are part of a group who are new to technology, to those who are veterans with years of experience and education, there are IT jobs starting to become available to suit everybody.

Businesses Using More Technology

A company is always creating new job opportunities as it grows, and yours may be no different, especially as IT integrates into other aspects of the business. Most businesses now use new forms of technology to complete mandatory tasks, and the digital world is certainly at the heart of many business meetings and job prospects. New opportunities, therefore, are constantly growing from the introduction of these advances.

Businesses cannot function without technology in many cases. Office based jobs are predominantly tech-based, and developments in more useful and popular tech such as applications and games – which have become one of the world’s largest industries – have opened up increasing numbers of opportunities for development teams and those who are fans of the hobbyist side of coding and game creation. Businesses are seeing only the tip of the technological iceberg, and it could be the start of a revolution should it continue to grow.

Hundreds of New Opportunities

As commented upon previously, the gaming and application creation industries have blossomed in recent years to form some of the world’s largest industries. Platforms built on Apple technology like Candy Crush and other viral applications have opened up a gateway for other companies to begin creating their own exceptional content. There could very well be no slowing down of the growth of technology, and we have been more than welcoming of it.

The brand new Apple and Samsung technology introduced to us across the last few years has given the best opening of technology to business and individuals worldwide. Offering more technology and better capabilities has meant that developers and others have been able to keep up and learn the skills that it takes to benefit from the technology we see today.

Businesses Falling in Success

There is possibly no better industry for people to start to becoming involved in. As other businesses are in decline, IT and technological jobs have been able to take advantage and grow. IT recruitment may well be on its way to the top of the pack in terms of top job opportunities, and other business may need only sit back and watch. Could tech jobs in our businesses be the overwhelming majority in our near future? It’s quite possible.


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With over 15 years experience within the Recruitment industry, Mark considers digital publishing, digital engagement, recruitment marketing and advertising (all media), digital video production, creative design and more recently social media development as his core knowledge and where a lot of his experience lays.

Having been at the forefront of the digital publishing sector for well over a decade, Mark has founded numerous job boards and publishing businesses.

He has very strong business ethics, built on transparency and trust and equally as important, he enjoys close working relationships with all clients. A self-confessed digital geek Mark lives and breathes online media ensuring Recruitment Buzz stays ahead of the curve.

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