Salary & Employment In Information Technology Year ending 2006
Overall employment in Information Technology finally surpasses 2000 level. Employment in software development has remained flat in the USA since 2003 around 2.9 million.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics salaries for computer professionals are barely keeping up with inflation from 2005 to 2006. Management saw the largest gain in salaries of 4.5% and computer programmers recieved the least at 2.5%. The following table lists the decrease in salaries by occupations related to software development from 2005 to 2006.
The following table lists the average annual salary by major occupation.
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics USA
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