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In the last financial year, the demand for jobs related to sales and IT increased in the country. These sectors also remained at the fore in salary increment. This information has been given in the ‘Jobs and Salary Primer Report-2021’ released by Team Lease, a company working in the employment and hiring sector.
Higher than normal increment in IT and sales sector
According to the report, the importance of IT in business has increased due to the pandemic. At the same time, hiring for sales related jobs has increased since the lockdown. The report is based on analysis of 2,63,000 profiles across 17 sectors in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. It said that the sales sector received an increment of 9.82% and the IT sector 8.55%, which is higher than the normal increment (7.12%).
TeamLease Co-Founder and AVP Rituparna Chakraborty According to the employers (companies) are a bit optimistic. They are trying to reduce the impact of covid and taking decisions as per the need. Investing in skills can help them sustain business continuity. It can also encourage innovation and growth.
Business growing by investing on skills
Not only did these jobs remain safe even in the second wave of Corona, but the salary also increased by about 8-10%. In the survey conducted on 350 jobs, 35 jobs passed the Kovid test.