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Vietnamese tech firms have room to grow

Vietnamese tech firms have room to grow - Created date25/11/2022

Vietnamese tech firms are expected to grow rapidly in both the mid and long-term thanks to rising IT demand around the world and rapid digital transformation at home. Statista, a German company specialising in market and consumer data, said IT services spending is expected to amount to 1.28 trillion USD and 1.39 trillion VND in 2022 and 2023, up 7.9% and 8.8%, respectively.

The Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications targeted 100,000 digital firms in Vietnam by 2025, a rise of 56.25% from 2021. The telecom segment is expected to grow stably thanks to a rise in the number of broadband subscribers (8-10%), and a boom of 4G and 5G services. Notably, Vietnam has advantages in its IT workforce market.

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According to HSBC, 51 percent of programmers in Vietnam are 29-30 years old. The hourly wage for. IT outsourcing software development in Vietnam is about 18 USD, equivalent to 64% in other Asian nations and 10% in the US. Therefore, customers from big markets like the US, Japan, the EU and Asia-Pacific have selected Vietnam as an ideal destination for cooperation in IT development.

Source: vietnamplus