IT / Technology

Employment trends and average salaries

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The COVID-19 pandemic has placed greater emphasis on the need for skilled IT and technology professionals to support businesses’ critical operations and strategic initiatives.

Download the 2021 Robert Half Technology Salary Guide to see starting salary ranges, along with insight into trends that will impact your hiring or job search efforts in Japan.

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The guide offers more than just a salary figure for each position. It gives you a detailed pay range broken into percentiles to account for experience and skills, demand for the role and more.

What does it take to land top talent?

Download the guide to find out what job offers need to include to secure top talent. In addition to IT and technology salaries, the guide includes insights on sought-after benefits and rewards.

What’s impacting hiring and compensation?

Which IT and technology skills are most in demand? How does remote working affect hiring and job searching? The Salary Guide answers these questions and more based on independent research and knowledge from our expert recruitment consultants.

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Top 2021 trends

More people are looking for work due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy to find candidates for every open position or that companies aren’t hiring in Japan. Learn what positions and skill sets are most in demand. Also, find out how the rise in remote-working arrangements is changing how companies recruit, manage teams and retain the best talent.

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Getting the most accurate salary data

Attracting and keeping top talent is more important than ever in helping businesses in Japan stay strong in uncertain economic times. Employers are still challenged to find candidates with the skills they need, fast. Recruiting and retaining the best people requires staying current with hiring and salary trends. That's where Robert Half comes in.

We published our first Salary Guide in 1950.

Since then, we've been known as the leading source for comprehensive and highly accurate salary and hiring trends. The salary ranges in the 2021 Salary Guide is based on the thousands of placements made by Robert Half staffing professionals and the actual starting salaries our clients pay for top talent.

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