IT Workforce & Diversity

Recruiting, retaining and engaging a skilled IT workforce continues to be a challenge for technology businesses. To be competitive in today’s marketplace, developing an inclusive workplace culture while filling the pipeline for technology careers must be a priority. Here, you’ll find best practices for hiring IT pros, guidance on IT salaries, how to implement diversity and inclusion initiatives, and more.

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Plan for Technology SMBs

Learn how to leverage diversity for your business with CompTIA’s plan for small and medium sized business.

06/25/2021 | Guide

European Tech Hiring Trends

CompTIA’s European Tech Hiring Trends provides an in-depth look at hiring trends across 10 markets.

06/11/2021 | Research

Guide to Hiring in Information Technology

A guide to hiring without unconscious bias. Use this guide to learn how to encourage diverse applicants through talent acquisition.

05/20/2021 | Guide

Cyberstates 2021

Cyberstates 2021 is the definitive guide to the tech industry and workforce at national, state and city levels.

04/21/2021 | Research

HR Manager's Guide to Hiring IT Pros

Use this guide to learn how to find candidates with the emerging skills needed for today’s IT jobs.

03/25/2021 | Guide

UK Tech Town Index 2020

Learn the top 10 cities in the UK that are the best places for tech workers to live and work in 2020 based on job opportunity and cost of living.

12/07/2020 | Research

Tech Towns, USA

Learn which top 20 US cities are best to jumpstart your tech career with affordable living and a great quality of life.

10/06/2020 | Research

Cyberprovinces 2020

The definitive province-by-province analysis of the Canada tech industry and tech workforce.

09/04/2020 | Research

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Hiring the right person for a job can be difficult in any industry—but when it comes to tech talent, strategic hiring is even more important. As a critical component in your overall business strategy, hiring technology professionals is about more than filling a job role.

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