Employers urged to look beyond candidates’ tech skills

Employers have been urged to “keep an open mind” and look beyond candidates’ technical abilities to help close Scotland’s digital skills gap.

 

With almost 13,000 jobs available each year in the country’s digital economy, Edinburgh-based IT recruitment specialist Cathcart Associates said firms need to consider potential employees’ wider background experience given the ongoing shortage of people with “high level” skills.

 

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