It’s a question that a lot of people ask, and one that comes up in the movie “Office Space” where the characters are talking about the idea of ending up working at the same job for 20 or 30 years.
“I would love that kind of job security” was the response from one character.
And it’s a question that developers often face, in a market where it’s unusual to stay at a job for more than 2 to 4 years.
What Is Job Security?
As a developer that has more jobs on my resume than I can remember, it’s a question I’ve often asked. In spite of my constant movement between jobs (and clients), though, I consider my career to be very stable – to have high job security.
So… what is job security?
Watch this episode of Thoughts On Code to hear what I think it is.