Ready to move: 27% of tech pros are more willing to relocate to a new city for a job, up two percentage points from the prior year.
Eyeing new opportunities: 40% of tech pros anticipate changing employers this year. The top drivers are to earn higher compensation (cited by 63%), to seek better working conditions (43%), to gain more responsibility (31%), because they anticipate losing their current position (19%), and to have a shorter commute (16%).
Fear factor: 67% of tech pros remain confident they could find a favorable new position in 2017, but it's not a worry-free prospect. Finding a relevant position for their skillsets is the biggest concern (cited by 15%), followed by keeping their skills up to date (14%) and position elimination (10%).
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Source: Network World
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