IT jobs with the happiest workers in South Africa
MyBroadband’s latest lifestyle survey shows that communications professionals, programmers, and managers are the happiest in their jobs. The survey was completed by 2,821 respondents, of whom 2,050 were IT professionals and IT executives. IT professionals were asked how happy they were in their job, where users could choose between: Very happy, Happy, Middle-of-the-road, Unhappy, and Very unhappy.
The results showed that communications professionals in the IT market are the happiest in their jobs, while tech support are the unhappiest employees. The chart below shows the relative happiness of IT employees per profession in South Africa.
IT workers are happy overall
The survey results show that IT professionals in South Africa are typically happy in their jobs.
Most IT professionals rated their job happiness as “Very happy” or “Happy”, while a small minority said they were “Unhappy” or “Very unhappy” in their jobs.
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