As an industry, IT in Indiana has seen significant growth in the past few years and TechPoint continues to promote a readily available technology-centric workforce necessary to meet the high demands of Indiana’s booming tech sector
As documented by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (“Hoosier Hot 50 Jobs”), today plenty of high-paying IT jobs exist all over the state. According to the DWD, these jobs are paying between $50,000 and $70,000 per year, which is more than double the state’s median wage. In fact, the DWD finds that five out of the top 15 jobs are in the field of IT, reflecting a growing national demand.
Companies in the IT space like Aprimo, Baker Hill, ExactTarget, Interactive Intelligence, Interactions, Ontario Systems, BitWise Solutions and many others continue to expand at outstanding rates. The opportunities in IT are not limited to only this sector, but also cut across all sectors as IT is the backbone of growth in the 21st Century economy.
The Indiana Department of Workforce Development provides valuable data on labor force, occupational projections, demographics, industry trends, salary information, and unemployment statistics to assist economic developers, educators, employers and job seekers.
Companies from across the nation and around the world have discovered that Indiana is a great place to invest, develop and grow. The state of Indiana, through the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, offers a wide variety of programs, incentives and assistance for companies that invest and create jobs in Indiana.