Finding great IT jobs in India
In high demand
The IT sector is one industry in high demand across India and the salaries offered to its leading employees are very high compared to what most Indian workers will receive in their wage packet.
How to find the best jobs
The majority of the best jobs can be found online, in the classifieds sections of newspapers, through recruitment consultants or recruitment service providers. Remember that the last two are offering a professional service for assisting you in finding a placement. For that reason, they will expect payment for their services.
How to find recruitment online
The online recruitment market in India is huge. There are a large number of national online recruitment websites that specialize in IT. They each claim to be the best or the largest and each have contacts working for them in the major cities of India. So if you are looking for jobs in Delhi or in Mumbai, or anywhere between the chances are these companies will have it covered.
Online registration websites
You can register online, post your CV/ resume with the leading recruitment sites and they will email you the latest vacancies. The major sites are Monsterindia.com, Naukri.com, Timesjobs.com and Placement India. Some of these operate outside of India and can also offer work in the Gulf states or elsewhere internationally.
Who can qualify for IT work?
The majority of India’s IT professionals are graduates from the country’s university system. Once graduated, the employers considered to be the best in the country are often those who are nationalized, although the public sector is gaining in popularity in recent years.
Jobs in the public sector
Indian government jobs are always highly sought as are paid apprenticeships. An IT career within any of India’s armed forces is highly thought of ,as is a career within the Indian Telecom service or within one of the country’s biggest employers the Indian railway service.
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