A Look Back at Recruiting in Q2

August 2015 | Riviera Partners

In case you missed it, we recently shared our latest installment of our quarterly newsletter! Read about what the latest news about our recruiting platform, trends among the salaries of engineers, and recent insight shared with the media. We don’t know about you, but 2015 seems to...

In case you missed it, we recently shared our latest installment of our quarterly newsletter! Read about what the latest news about our recruiting platform, trends among the salaries of engineers, and recent insight shared with the media.

We don’t know about you, but 2015 seems to be flying by at Rivi. As engineering hiring continues to boom, we’ve been busy finding the perfect match for clients and candidates alike. In addition, we’ve moved offices and are working hard on RiviApps which will allow all three spokes in the hiring wheel—companies, job seekers and recruiters—to work together in the most efficient, transparent way possible. Click on the links below for more details on what we’re cooking up for you. And if you’re an engineer on the look-out for new opportunities we have some interesting data to share in our survey.

 

Sutro 4.0 The First Step Toward the Future of Recruiting
Introducing Snap: A Rivi App for Companies
Closing the App Gap: Rivi's Talent Portal
Engineering Salary Deep Dive

We once again dug into the compensation figures for junior, mid-level and senior engineers. Here’s the high level nitty gritty:

  • SF is still a hotbed for startups, but they’re prolific all over the Silicon Valley
  • Salaries are consistently climbing at VC-backed companies
  • Ruby and Python are two of the top paying skills to have
  • Engineers are seeking out greener pastures in hopes of finding new challenges
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