Tag: Skills shortage

Finance skills shortage looms as firms create jobs and candidates stay put

Finance skills shortage looms as firms create jobs and candidates stay put

Financial services organisations in the UK are hiring again at a reasonably rapid rate. If the new-found appetite for recruitment continues, there could be 26,000 more employed in…

Four developments that could provide jobs for technologists in the financial sector over the next decade

Four developments that could provide jobs for technologists in the financial sector over the next decade

For all the recent talk of offshoring and outsourcing IT functions in financial services, as trading becomes more and more automated, the sector faces a shortage of technology…

This is where to focus your application if you want an IT job in banking now

This is where to focus your application if you want an IT job in banking now

If you work in financial technology do you have a skill-set that will set you apart from the competition? After all, while the job market for IT professionals…

This man could turn you into a star trader at a top hedge fund

This man could turn you into a star trader at a top hedge fund

Sean Lee wants to help you become a top FX trader, no matter whether you’re living in New York, Sydney or Nairobi.

Are financial services firms really facing a chronic shortage of project and programme managers?

Are financial services firms really facing a chronic shortage of project and programme managers?

Investment banks and asset managers are still comparatively keen to hire for IT roles but – as we’ve alluded to previously – the primary focus is on recruiting…

How the UK immigration cap is hitting bank’s IT recruitment plans

How the UK immigration cap is hitting bank’s IT recruitment plans

With RBS and Lloyds both making redundancies and shifting jobs to India, getting non-EU technologists into the UK may not seem an issue right now. However, recruiters assure…