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IT & Financial Sectors Booming in Ireland...

It is certainly a candidates market in 2021 as job vacancies in IT, Business and Financial services are reported to have increased in the first half of 2021, compared to the same period in 2020...

Ireland’s IT sector and financial support sectors have all seen increases in job vacancies, according to a quarterly index report by jobs site The website’s second annual quarterly report recorded positive growth year-on-year for most sectors. In fact, IT job vacancies are now the 3rd fastest growing sector in Ireland, after the catering & healthcare sectors.

The jobs market has remained surprisingly resilient over the last year. For those considering a career in the IT or Financial industries there has never been a better time to move, with the demand for candidates at an all-time high. This increase includes

  • Graduate Developers

  • React Developers

  • Java Developers (Junior & Senior)

  • Accountants (Part & Fully Qualified)

  • Business Analysts

  • Finance Assistants and

  • Payroll Clerks

Arlene McConaghie, Riada General Manager believes the report findings demonstrate a positive outlook...

“For those who are considering a career change or career progression in 2021, the jobs market has never been more responsive. The continued growth in job vacancies across the province offers candidates increased choice, working flexibility (with hybrid and fully remote working now being embraced by employers) and the chance to discover a whole new career. Riada are experiencing a real increase in businesses ramping up their recruitment efforts as the economy continues to reopen and recover...”


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