News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Richard Thomas' Blog:
PHP, Jobs, cost of living
October 18, 2007 @ 17:45:00

In a new blog entry, Richard Thomas shares some of his opinions on a problem he's noticed in the area of IT with companies not realizing one thing - the cost of living differences.

So you got companies like Yahoo, PriceGrabber, IBM and others trying to hire and at some points almost begging for people to apply they are sure to have something to offer right? Move to the silicon valley and if your a good programmer you can make $65-90K a year easy so it makes sense doesn't it?

In his opinion this is one of the major barriers that faces companies - not being able to attract developers with offers that make sense for the area. They flash large numbers at them, hoping that they'll accept only to find that they can't live quite how they expect.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
job costofliving relocate compensate salary job costofliving relocate compensate salary


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Job Posting: Naviance Seeks PHP Developer/Sr. Software Engineer (Washington, D.C.)

Job Posting: Adknowledge Inc. Seeks Senior PHP Developer (Kansas City, MO)

Job Posting: Red Ventures Seeks Several LAMP Developers (Charlotte, NC)

Job Posting: Next Internet Seeks Engineering Manager (San Francisco, CA)

Job Posting: Upcoming.org Seeks Senior Engineer, PHP (Santa Clara, CA)


Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


api release middleware framework development interview laravel5 wordpress community opinion podcast language extension laravel introduction voicesoftheelephpant series library unittest conference

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework