55% companies indicate hiring intentions in the next 12 months as per Mercers report and experts predict strong hiring activity in 2018, particularly in supply chain, manufacturing, infrastructure and logistics.
While 58 percent freshers found their first jobs within three months of the beginning of job-hunt, 66 percent felt they were not fully prepared as per a recent survey. Read on to know more about the challenges faced in the journey of first job search and ways of dealing with it.
Consistent with the trend of the two years, the projected pay hike for 2018 is approximately 10 percent. In light of this prediction, heres a brief recap of the Salary Trends observed in 2017 and a look at the predictions of the same for 2018.