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The Dice Q2 2020 Tech Job Report

Tech Hiring Trends in the Time of COVID-19

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About the REPORT

In 2019, the biggest challenge confronting many businesses was the need to source great talent amidst record-low unemployment within the tech industry; one year later, the biggest issues have been existential, with companies trying to determine the best way through a new, radically changing landscape.

To continue to provide more clarity surrounding COVID-19’s impact on tech, Dice presents the Q2 Tech Job Report. Download the report now and get insights into tech hiring, including:

  • While the beginning of the quarter put employers in an environment of uncertainty, June’s rise in job postings (nearly across the board) for key tech occupations and hubs suggests that – even though the pandemic is far from over – employer confidence is returning. ​
  • Emerging tech hubs showed continued growth – including Austin (16%), Charlotte (4%), Raleigh (9%) and Arlington (28%). ​
  • Occupations including Java developer (14%), computer programmer (7%) and DevOps engineer (3%) have grown in Q2 of 2020 compared to Q2 of 2019.