IT Salary Survey: Outlook Points to Cautious OptimismThe past several years have certainly been rough sailing for the financial services industry, but the market for IT talent in the sector is on the rise, according to the "2012 InformationWeek IT Salary Survey." After several years of painful cuts, the job market is improving, albeit at a slower pace than before the financial crisis.
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2. Bonuses for 2012
A majority of financial-services IT staff and managers expect to receive a bonus this year. Staff and management bonuses are most often tied to personal performance and then to corporate performance. Most staff and managers' companies offer a 401(k) match and health insurance as part of their non-cash benefits package.
Bryan Yurcan is associate editor for Bank Systems and Technology. He has worked in various editorial capacities for newspapers and magazines for the past 8 years. After beginning his career as a municipal and courts reporter for daily newspapers in upstate New York, Bryan has ... View Full Bio
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