People who are dedicated to the world of technology are in luck because telecommuting is here to stay. This is because remote job offers are increasing due to the health crisis and most are related to ICT (information and communication technologies), especially software development in various fields.
The most demanded jobs
Robert Walters (a leading search and selection consultancy specialized in middle managers and executives) affirms for Xakata that during the pandemic the number of job offers skyrocketed, taking into account that they account for about 80% of remote job proposals that are offered in Spain in the technological field .
The labor market needs ICT profiles that satisfy the demand of companies.
Within developers, DevOps, FrontEnd and BackEnd are three companies that have noticed an increase in hiring software engineers to work remotely. For Adecco , the profession most in demand was getting a position as a DevOps engineer – noting a large increase because of the pandemic – followed by software engineers, Java developers, web developers and SAP (Business Management System) consultants.
On the other hand, LinkedIn points out that the professions with the most remote job offers were software engineer, Android and iOS developers and project managers .
Back to the office?
The spokespersons of the companies that have been mentioned above affirmed for Xakata that they have learned that they can have their workers remotely, since they continue to produce in the same way as in an office. However, some entities will begin to return to normality in relation to their labor flexibility as of autumn , therefore, it is important that employees read the conditions of the contracts well to ensure that it is a position in remote .
You can work from home for a company in another country
The figures for remote offers for personnel specialized in ICT are level with respect to Western countries, that is, in the international market there is a bet on teleworking so that Spanish profiles can access a foreign company without having the need to move out . These positions are related to software engineering, solution architects, operations and support engineers, and consultants.