Technology UAE Salary Guide 2020
Technology professionals in the UAE are in high demand, as technological advances disrupt industries and businesses position themselves for the next phase of growth. We expect 2% increase in market-rate salary ranges in 2020.
There has been a marked increase in technology job openings in the banking sector, as lenders digitalise their operations as well as a demand for professionals in emerging technologies, such as robotics and artificial intelligence. Cybersecurity roles will be another critical function in the year ahead, while interest in open source application (app) development has boosted demand for professionals with API (application programme interface) skills to build the relevant software.
To stay competitive, firms should seek exciting and modern ways of utilising technology to lure the most talented and ambitious candidates.Download Guide
Our data is based on several sources; successful assignments our firm have competed in 2019, undergoing appointments, daily interaction with hiring managers and mid to senior-level executives across the region. Our unique position enables Cooper Fitch to track the latest insights and trends in salary ranges.
Bonuses and other forms of remuneration, such as pension scheme and long-term incentives, are not taken into account, which varies significantly.
Cooper Fitch salary guide for the technology industry within the United Arab Emirates in 2020. Our research covers Information technology, vendor, client consultancy and creative agency technology functions.
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