Software engineers are extremely high in demand, and over the past few years the growth in their salaries has shown exactly how much in demand they are. California-based executive search and technical recruiting firm Riviera Partners recently crunched some numbers by aggregating salary figures from the highest paying tech companies and from a recent report covering the correlation of tech skills in demand and expected salary ranges. Their conclusion? It’s a great time to be a developer.
Salaries, representative of software engineers and developers at emerging growth companies within the Bay Area – have grown by 5.3-percent over the past year. As for how much in demand such talent are, each qualified candidate can get around four companies competing to land them.
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