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  • Banking royal commission has driven tech wages up by 20%: recruiter

    The demand for tech staff with experience in business and digital transformation, project management and business analysis has grown exponentially in the past year driving up wages across the board in Australia’s East Coast.

    Written by By CIO Staff22 July 19 11:43
  • ​Average IT salary hits $104K

    The average advertised salary for IT professionals in Australia is now $104,301, the highest it has been since March, according to tech job specialist, Gooroo.

    Written by Byron Connolly10 Nov. 15 15:51
  • Sydney CIOs commanding highest salaries

    Senior CIOs and IT directors in Sydney continue to command higher salaries than their counterparts in other states, earning $350,000 per annum with Melbourne its nearest rival at $300,000, according to Peoplebank’s quarterly Salary and Employment Index.

    Written by Byron Connolly09 June 15 16:07
  • IT professionals switching jobs for less money

    Almost one in 10 IT workers would be prepared to move to another job that pays less money. This is compared to about one in 20 a year ago, a strong sign that tech staff are increasingly unsatisfied, a national survey has found.

    Written by Byron Connolly12 Feb. 14 14:10
  • IT job market to slow next year

    There was a steady slide in IT recruitment in the fourth quarter of this year and the outlook for 2013 is no better, according to recruitment firm Ambition.

    Written by Byron Connolly19 Dec. 12 13:31
  • The start-up CFO

    Why would any self respecting CFO take an $80,000 gig at a start-up?

    Written by Morris Kaplan14 Oct. 10 17:21
  • IT company staff record largest decline in pay: survey

    A national survey has revealed large companies in the IT sector show the largest decline in salary movement compared with other sectors including banking, hospitality and construction. The news comes despite 73.6 per cent of large companies across a number of sectors increasing salaries.

    Written by Lisa Banks02 June 10 12:42
  • Toys'R'Us accused of underpaying workers

    Over 700 staff – many of them teenagers - have been operating under invalid work agreements, the Ombudsman claims

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling15 Jan. 10 16:29
  • Study: Tech's six-figure salaries are shrinking

    The salaries of IT managers are retreating, and most affected by the trend are managers running technology operations at mid-sized companies with less than $500 million in annual revenue, according to a semi-annual study from Janco Associates Inc.

    Written by Patrick Thibodeau30 June 09 05:32