Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday February 23, 2015

Women Are Leaving The Tech Industry In Droves

Wait, I thought the problem was that there were no women in tech? How can they be leaving in droves if there are no women in the first place?

According to the industry group, computing jobs will more than double by 2020, to 1.4 million. If women continue to leave the field, an already dire shortage of qualified tech workers will grow worse. Last summer, Google, Facebook, Apple and other big tech companies released figures showing that men outnumbered women 4 to 1 or more in their technical sectors.