2nd August 2019
Skills shortages in key areas of the digital economy mean there are many different IT careers available for all levels in the It sector. The fastest rates of growth in the high growth scenario are recorded in information and communication (4.2% p.a.), professional, scientific and technical services (2.4% p.a.) as shown on the Department for the Economy Skills Barometer for 2019, the report provides a detailed understanding of the skill requirements for the Northern Ireland economy up to 2028 with the aim of ensuring that any skills gaps are identified and addressed. We are taking some time to explore a number of jobs roles over the next few weeks, some of which you may never have heard of or associated with IT before, see what skills that you have for a role in the IT sector.