India’s Top 5 IT firms to add over 96000 staffs : NASSCOM
Biznextindia : Refuting reports of job loss due to the pandemic, IT/BPM industry body NASSCOM has said the industry has big hiring plans for 2021-22 with the top 5 Indian IT firms planning to add over 96 thousand employees. The Industry is upskilling more than 250,000 employees in digital skills and has hired more than 40,000 fresh digitally trained talent.
“With the evolution of technology and increasing automation, the nature of traditional IT jobs and roles will evolve overall leading to creation of newer jobs. The Industry continues to be a net hirer of skilled talent, adding 138,000 people in FY2021, and robust hiring plans for FY22 with the top 5 Indian IT companies planning to add over 96,000 employees. The Industry is upskilling more than 250,000 employees in digital skills and has hired more than 40,000 fresh digitally trained talent, indicating at its commitment and investment towards rapid enhancement of workforce capabilities” said a NASSCOM statement.
TCS, Infosys, Wipro, HCL Technologies and Tech Mahindra are regarded as India’s top 5 IT firms.
With one of the strongest deal pipeline, and strong business outlook, the industry is on track to meet its vision of $300-350Bn revenues by 2025. The Industry will continue to be a net creator of jobs and is committed to people-centric innovation, relentless talent focus, and delivering a superior transformative customer experience.