Employment Opportunities

Opportunities Available

 

Vacancy for an Experienced Software Engineer

 

Current annual demand for new employment in IT in Sri Lanka (both public and private sector) is around 10,000. Of which about 2500 is for Diplomas holders in IT, another 2500 Higher Diplomas holders in IT and another 5000 Degree holders in IT. Time to time job opportunities will be notified to students via BIT Virtual Learning Environment. IT workforce has increased rapidly since late 1990s and is expected to grow further. IT Workforce can be classified as IT companies and non-IT companies, Government and BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) sectors. Growth of the IT Workforce by sector and minimum academic qualification exptected for each IT job category are shown below (source : National ICT Workforce Survey 2010).

Growth of IT Workforce by Sector

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Most Frequently Requested Minimum Academic Qualification

Job Category BPO IT Non IT Government
Database Administration & Development Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree
Digital Media & Animation Diploma Higher Diploma Diploma Diploma
Business Analysis & Systems Integration Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree
Systems & Network Administration Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree Diploma / Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree
Programming / Software Engineering Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree
Project & Programme Management Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree
Software Quality Assurance Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Higher Diploma N/A
IT Sales & Marketing Diploma / Higher Diploma Diploma Diploma N/A
Technical Support Diploma/Higher Diploma Diploma/Higher Diploma Diploma Bachelors Degree
Technical Writing Higher Diploma Bachelors Degree Diploma N/A
Web Development Diploma Higher Diploma Higher Diploma Higher Diploma / Bachelors Degree
MIS / IT Management Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree
Solutions & Technical Architect Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree
IT Research & Development Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree Bachelors Degree

 



Announcement

The deadline of BIT Application for the New Intake (Year 2017) has been extended till 15th of February 2017.

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