Satisfaction, Security and Stress. Where do readers stand?

Career satisfaction remains high, but job security is tenuous

MONEY

How satisfied are you today with your total compensation package, given your base salary, bonuses and benefits in relation to your job responsibilities?

Very satisfied 15%
Satisfied 42%
Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 20%
Dissatisfied 19%
Very dissatisfied 4%

Twelve months ago, were you more satisfied with your total compensation package, less satisfied or has your level of satisfaction stayed the same?

More satisfied 31%
Less satisfied 14%
The same 55%

CURRENT JOB

Overall, how satisfied are you with your current job?

Very satisfied 19%
Satisfied 45%
Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 19%
Dissatisfied 14%
Very dissatisfied 3%

Twelve months ago, were you more satisfied with your total compensation package, less satisfied or has your level of satisfaction stayed the same?

More satisfied 29%
Less satisfied 14%
The same 54%
Not in the same position 3%

CAREER IN IT

How satisfied are you with your decision to pursue a career in IT?

Very satisfied 49%
Satisfied 35%
Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 11%
Dissatisfied 4%
Very dissatisfied 1%

JOB SECURITY

How secure do you feel your current position is?

Very secure 20%
Secure 34%
Somewhat secure 32%
Not very secure 10%
Not at all secure 4%

Twelve months ago, do you feel your position was more secure, less secure or has your level of security stayed the same?

More secure 41%
Less secure 12%
The same 44%
Not in the same position 3%

STRESS

How stressful is your job?

Very stressful 17%
Stressful 30%
Somewhat stressful 39%
Not very stressful 13%
Not at all stressful 1%

Twelve months ago, do you feel your position was more stressful, less stressful or has your level of stress stayed the same?

More stressful 16%
Less stressful 25%
The same 56%
Not in the same position 3%

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