Tech boom in BC, high wages

A couple of great articles for you all to look at, the first on the booming tech sector here in BC, more employees than forestry, mining, oil/gas:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/has-vancouver-s-booming-tech-sector-turned-us-into-silicon-valley-north-1.3772674

This second article about the rising wages:

“VFX artists are averaging $105,000 per year, while senior animators are averaging $93,000.”

“Software developers with just two to four years of experience are earning an average salary of $75,400, while those with four or more years of experience are bringing home an average of $93,900 per year”

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/vancouver-tech-jobs-1.3772400

That is more money that I make! Maybe I should go back to being a software developer😦

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