April 2012 marks the fourth consecutive month where IT employment has reached a new record high, according to the IT Employment Index published by TechServe Alliance.

IT jobs have increased by 117,000, an increase of 2.9 percent, in the past 12 months. In comparison, the number of overall jobs grew only 0.1 percent in April and was up only 1.4 percent from the same time last year.

For more, see the links below:

http://www.techservealliance.org/research/it-employment-index.cfm

http://www.techservealliance.org/research/documents/IndexReleaseMay2012-MBR.pdf