INDUSTRY

IT jobs on the rise in April

Information technology jobs grew by 0.2 percent since last month, according to a report from TechServe Alliance.

The 0.2 percent increase brings the number of IT jobs to 5.107 million. The number also represents a 3.8 percent increase since April 2015.

Engineering job growth also improved, growing 0.1 percent to 2.531 million jobs. Engineering jobs in April 2015 are also up by 0.8 percent from last year.

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Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at mhoover@washingtontechnology.com, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

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