Careers Slideshow: IT Workers More Confident in Jobs, Economy

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 02-06-2012

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52 is the most recent, overall IT Employee Confidence Index reading, up from 47.3 the prior quarter.

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22% of IT professionals believe the economy is getting stronger, up from just 13% the prior quarter.

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18% of tech workers believe more IT jobs are available now, up from 11%.

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56% of IT professionals feel that fewer jobs exist now than in the recent past, a percentage that's holding steady.

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42% of tech employees are confident in their ability to find a new job, up from 40% the prior quarter.

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63% of IT workers remain very confident about the future of their current employer, a slight increase.

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70% of these employees say they're not likely to lose their current job, up from 67%.

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Just 16% of IT employees believe they are likely to lose their jobs, down from 19%.

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25% of men in IT surveyed say the economy is getting stronger, compared to just 3% of women.

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19% of male tech employees say there are more jobs available, as opposed to 12% of female tech employees.

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