At Zartis we help software developers from all over the globe move to Ireland’s tech sector. We’re sometimes asked if we see migrant professionals working for shorter tenures compared to local candidates. We’re also asked if non-EU candidates use their first job in Ireland as a stepping stone to a better opportunity.

The best way to tease out the truth is through data. We commissioned a research project with UCC’s Business School to analyse how long local, EU and non-EU software developers work in each company. The results are in the report below…

 

Employment Tenure for Software Developers