8 recession-proof IT careers
Which careers are still a 'safe' bet?
By Rich Hein | CIO US | Published: 16:45, 25 September 12
With the current state of the economy, IT workers face a dog-eat-dog environment filled with downsizing, outsourcing and more. To help you stay in front of the pack, Modis CEO Jack Cullen sheds light on what IT roles remain in steady demand
5. Software Quality Assurance
How many times have you used a website or an app and said to yourself, "I can't find what I'm looking for" or "this isn't working right"? Chances are that site needs attention from the QA folks. There are countless apps, products and websites launched each year and they all need Quality Assurance people to evaluate them from the end-user's perspective. Anytime you have a customer-facing site, app or product, QA is essential, making this a skill that never goes out of style.