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Underqualified? When Should you Apply and When Should you Skip It

You found the perfect job on paper! It’s the right next step for your career. The responsibilities and most of the skills match your background, but they are asking for requirements beyond what you have. Should you apply? If so, how do you compensate for the missing pieces?

Four Things to Know When Considering an IT Certification

You are in the midst of your IT career and things are going well. But is there an opportunity for you to know more, be more marketable, or just be better in your role? If so, a certificate may be the right option for you.

The Evolving Role of Texting in the Hiring Process

Is texting between job seekers and recruiters acceptable? For me, the answer is yes - within reason. Read why.

Benefits of a Software Development Degree [Infographic]

Software developers are highly sought after, especially in today’s thriving candidate-driven market. If you are thinking about your educational options, have a propensity for technology and want to be in a field with better than average growth potential, why not consider a degree in Software Development?

IT Hiring Trends in the Boston Market – What the Experts are Seeing

How the Candidate Experience Can Help Startups Win the Competition for IT Talent

The recruiting process is a sales process, where companies paint a picture of what life is like for those who work there. But it’s a concept organizations often miss: They focus so much on a candidate’s qualifications and skills that they forget the importance of creating a strong candidate experience.

The Importance of Soft Skills in Your Tech Career

The Importance of soft skills in your tech career

As information technology becomes more integrated with business, soft skills have evolved into required smarts for most IT professionals. Gone are the days when IT folks sat behind a computer in an out-of-the-way office with no need to interact with others. If you’re a tech professional today, you must be able to work with your business colleagues and speak in terms they understand. This isn’t a requirement for just the higher-ranking IT professionals.

Three Ways Tech Professionals Can Mitigate Excessive Job Demands

Heavy workloads and a feeling of always being behind are pervasive issues in the U.S. workforce, specifically in my area of focus – the Software Product Development space.  So what are the causes and how can you lessen the problem?

Watch: Hot Technologies in Software Development

We sat down with Ben Hicks, a partner and Managing Director with WinterWyman Search's Software Technology practice, to see what trends he's seeing in the tech space.

Information Technology Salary & Jobs Report

WinterWyman Search’s Information Technology practice has filled over 300 jobs in the network, business systems and database engineering fields over the past several years. The information presented below draws on this wealth of data. All information in this report is for the prior 12 months. 

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