CyberCoders Releases the 10 Most In-Demand Tech Jobs & Salaries

IRVINE, Calif.--()--CyberCoders, a leading worldwide recruiting firm, today reveals the 10 hottest jobs and salaries in the information technology industry. With workloads increasing tech companies are struggling to fill new positions at an exponential rate. In 2018, our proprietary data shows that the most in-demand tech position is graphic designer, with an average salary of $71,929, followed by team lead at $130,745 and systems engineer with an average salary of $107,127.

The CyberCoders data shows that the demand for top tech jobs like graphic designers and team leads is high, with an 8% year over year growth increase for graphic designers alone. It’s no surprise that companies are hiring for top tech positions at a rapidly growing rate, and we don’t expect to see this demand slow down any time soon,” says President of CyberCoders Shane Lamb.

The Most In-Demand Tech Jobs 2018

Title       Salary Average       % Growth Increase
1. Graphic Designer       $71,929       8.01%
2. Team Lead       $130,745       6.52%
3. Systems Engineer       $107,127       5.49%
4. Test Engineer       $92,965       5.07%
5. Security Engineer       $124,868       4.79%
6. Software Developer       $96,105       4.57%
7. Project Manager       $100,063       4.52%
8. Senior Data Engineer       $152,103       4.45%
9. Sales Engineer       $126,227       4.39%
10. Data Analyst       $81,885       4.29%

The CyberCoders data team derived the top 10 hottest jobs and salaries in IT by analyzing over 400,000 data points from CyberCoders proprietary placement and jobs data from 2014-2017.

Our data takes a unique look at the IT industry over the last 4 years and paints a clear picture of what positions are currently the most in-demand. Having access to these hiring trends allows us to arm our recruiters with all the information they need to be fully prepared to help IT companies hire their best talent yet,” continues Lamb.

About CyberCoders

Founded in 1999, CyberCoders is built on a success-oriented culture. CyberCoders recruits professionals for all types of jobs including engineering, technology, construction, sales, executive, financial, accounting, and marketing positions across all industries. With a team of more than 300 recruiters and thousands of job openings, CyberCoders is the premier leader in recruiting. For more information, visit

About ASGN

ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, digital, creative, healthcare technology, engineering, life sciences, and government sectors. Operating first-rate companies through our Apex, Oxford and ECS segments, we provide highly skilled human capital to improve productivity and utilization among leading corporate enterprises and government organizations.

By supplying critical STEM skill sets, our companies are uniquely positioned to be the total talent solution for the digital world and the evolving shared economy. Due to our companies' achievements, we are viewed as best in class across multiple industries and have built an outstanding reputation of excellence over the past 33 years.

Based in Calabasas, California, ASGN Incorporated was founded in 1985. Since our IPO in 1992, the company has grown steadily, with multiple offices throughout North America and Europe. To learn more, visit


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CyberCoders, a leading worldwide recruiting firm, reveals the 10 most in-demand jobs in technology.

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Alia Henson, 316-619-4245