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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5. More Non-IT Job Responsibilities
It appears that more IT staff and managers must wear different hats in financial-services firms than in other industries. In banking and financial services, managers and staff are more likely to add research and development, finance, and business development to the scope of their job responsibilities.
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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