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A new survey has revealed that as many as 77% of tech workers in the UK are dissatisfied at work and have been looking for a new role in the last six months.

The hackajob report, What Do Tech Talent Want in 2023, surveyed over 1,000 technology professionals across the UK.

Just 11% said that they were content to stay in their current job.

Mark Chaffey, CEO and co-founder of hackajob, says, “Thanks to a global pandemic, a shaky economy and multiple layoffs, the report reveals a marked shift in technology industry attitudes towards job satisfaction.

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“New priorities, new ways of working and changing relationships with work are leading to a brand new set of frustrations in the workplace. Employees want to be heard, recognised and valued.

“With former perks such as flexible working now being seen as the norm, many companies are seemingly struggling to figure out what the new era of benefits means for their business.

“The gap between what companies are offering, and what tech workers want is causing unrest at a time when there’s no shortage of alternative job openings out there.”

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