IT hiring: APAC region to have 9,60,000 jobs by 2015

Research firm Gartner predicts that by 2014, IT hiring in major western markets will come predominantly from Asian-headquartered companies enjoying double-digit growth. “An increasing number of successful Asian companies – particularly from China and India – are enjoying double-digit growth rates and will substantially grow their geographic…

Search jobs using Gtalk

Here’s some great news for savvy internet users who spend more time on the social web  We at naukri are continuously focused on making it easier for our users to search and find jobs. In the spirit of that objective, we bring you “NaukriOnChat” !…

Top 10 IT skills for 2013

Wonder what are the IT skills that will help IT professionals sail through the current tough job market? Skills that will help IT pros stay relevant as the business needs of their organization change. Computerworld recently released a list of 10 IT skills that companies…

How cloud computing can hurt jobs

Cloud computing, regarded as a boon for enterprises, could rain on the party of distributors and resellers who are now an integral part of the technology sales ecosystem. In developed economies, the community of resellers is already shrinking as software and hardware companies engage directly…

IT industry to create 4.4 million jobs

 IT industry would see creation of 4.4 million jobs globally by 2015 to support big data, but only one-third of the jobs will be filled because there is not enough talent, according to IT research and advisory firm Gartner. It also said the IT spending…

Job search: Social media startups beating job portals

Startup companies building applications usingsocial-media tools to pinpoint the right candidate for a job are prompting a wave of change in corporate hiring. With their ability to reach out to people who are not even scouting for a job, these technology-enabled startups look set to…

IT sector cautious of global uncertainties

The Indian IT sector could be in for difficult times as the US accounts for almost 60% of the sector’s revenues, and Europe another 20%. BANGALORE: With the US and European economies looking fragile, the Indian IT sectorcould be in for difficult times. The US accounts…

Now, a pan-India common test for aspiring bankers

20 public sector banks join hands; time taken for recruitment will fall by a third. Candidates appearing for a recruitment test conductedby a public sector bank (file photo).K. Ram KumarL.N. RevathyMumbai, Dec. 7Come 2011, aspiring bankers will be saved the bother of appearing for a…