Indian tech industry hired 4.5 lakh people in FY22

18 February 2022, 11:26 am
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The Indian tech industry hired nearly 4.5 lakh people in FY2022, the highest-ever net addition in the overall employee base, as the country went through pandemic-triggered digital transformation, a new Nasscom report said.

The industry recorded nearly 10 per cent estimated growth in direct employee pool in FY22 with a highest-ever net addition of approximately 4,50,000 to its employee base.

With one out of three employees already digitally skilled, the digital tech talent pool stood at 1.6 million, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 25 per cent, according to the report released by Indian IT industry’s apex body.

We remain committed to catalysing the trillion-dollar digital economy with our focus on talent, technology, collaboration, and innovation, said Rekha M Menon, chairperson, Nasscom.