What is The ‘Great Resignation’, and what does it mean for IT?

Matthew Foot by Matthew Foot | Software Development
Shape 2 min watch | 29-10-2021

The ‘Great Resignation’ refers to the vast number of people leaving their current jobs having reassessed their priorities during the pandemic. Many are demanding more leeway to work from home, or moving to businesses that accommodate flexible working.

With remote working already common in the IT sector, how is this affecting our industry in particular? Software skills specialist Matthew Foot goes over the risks and benefits for both employers and staff. 

About the author
Matthew Foot
Matthew Foot

Matt is co-director and a specialist software recruiter with an exclusive network of developers built by solid word-of-mouth recommendations. He has developed an excellent understanding of the technical skills and environments within the regional development community and his reputation marks him out as a reliable source of guidance to clients and candidates alike.