] SAN FRANCISCO -- Tech job postings on two popular online
] employment sites have increased sharply, a sign that the
] long moribund job market may finally be turning around.
] Craigslist tech job postings in the San Francisco Bay
] Area have doubled from a year ago and are up 50 percent
] from six months ago, said CEO Jim Buckmaster. Activity
] has particularly picked up in the past four weeks, he
] A similar picture has emerged at Monster.com, one of the
] Web's biggest job sites. Overall listings are up 19
] percent in the past six months, said founder Jeff Taylor.
] The increases are centered in such tech job categories as
] software development (39 percent), call center jobs (36
] percent) and engineering (21 percent).
Wired News: Not So Quiet on Tech Job Front