Highest paying jobs in IT: What are the best-paid jobs in the IT sector?

Here are some of the highest paying jobs in IT, from devops to data science


The technology sector has opened doors to a variety of new opportunities for IT pros and enormous growth in the number of job roles available.

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Research from Tech Nation found that the UK's digital tech sector is accelerating faster than the rest of the economy as jobs within the sector have risen at five times the rate of the rest of the economy in 2018, a trend that's expected to continue.

We examine the highest paying jobs so far, based on live salary data taken from IT Jobs Watch.

All data is based on a median salary starting from January 2018.

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