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It's a good time to be working in the IT industry. A skills shortage is driving up salary in this area, although some roles are seeing more of an increase in pay than others. Recruitment agency Peoplebank has released its latest Salary and Employment Index report that highlights 10 IT jobs in Australia that offer a minimum annual salary of $120,000.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


The latest Peoplebank quarterly salary survey shows that demand for IT experts is rising steadily, especially in the areas of cloud and digital transformation -- but that still doesn't translate into salary rises for the vast majority of roles. Here's what key roles pay.


A temporary boost in business confidence saw a brief rise in some IT pro salaries in the latest Peoplebank quarterly survey, but that hasn't compensated for an ongoing surfeit of skilled people, meaning salaries in many areas are flat. Here's what is currently being paid, plus the specialisations in highest demand in each state.


IT contractor work can offer flexibility and decent remuneration, but the rates vary widely depending on your skill level and where you work. Rates are up for business analysts in WA, but the news isn't so good for NSW .Net developers. Check out what's on offer with our interactive spreadsheets?