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Germany's shortage of IT experts has reached 43,000

Wednesday 30 September 2015 | 17:41 CET | News
Germany's shortage of IT experts has grown by 5 percent to 43,000 compared to last year, according to a recent study on the labour market for IT experts conducted by IT association Bitkom. Companies in the IT and telecommunications industries count 15,000 vacant posts. More than every second ICT company (60%) confirms a lack of IT experts. A total 50 percent expect the situation to deteriorate further in the future. Around 64 percent of companies with open vacancies need software developers, primarily around cloud computing (48%) and big data (45%) as well as app programming (33%) skills. A

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