Defining Tech Skills Gap

What Is The Tech Skills Gap?

By DeVry University

"Tech skills gap" is a catchy term, but what exactly does it mean? And why is it growing?

Alexandra Levit, chairwoman of the Career Advisory Board, explains it, along with some key stats on why it's so important for the future of many organizations.

For an even more in-depth view, watch the full SXSW panel discussion.

What is the tech skills gap? 65% of organizations increased the number of postions requiring data analysis skills last year. 85% employers currently require these skills. 78% are having trouble finding canadates. More than 500,000 computing jobs open. Fewer than 43,000 students graduated in computer science last year.