More than 64,000 developers from 213 countries participated in this year’s annual survey by Stack Overflow — the largest number ever — giving a glimpse into the collective psyche of programmers around the world. An anonymous reader quotes their announcement:
A majority of developers — 56.5% — said they were underpaid. Developers who work in government and non-profits feel the most underpaid, while those who work in finance feel the most overpaid… While only 13.1% of developers are actively looking for a job, 75.2% of developers are interested in hearing about new job opportunities… When asked what they valued most when considering a new job, 53.3% of respondents said remote options were a top priority. 65% of developers reported working remotely at least one day a month, and 11.1% say they’re full-time remote or almost all the time. Also, the highest job satisfaction ratings came from developers who work remotely full-time.
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