In Malta, the most frequently used JS frameworks are Angular, React and Vue JS. As a result of Covid-19, many organizations are continuing to offer remote working options to prospective software engineers looking to join their organisation and their current employees. We will watch this area closely over the coming months to see if employees or organisations are prepared to trade employment flexibility for an annual salary.
The majority of the companies are offering a standard package of benefits including health insurance, wellness allowance and career progression opportunities. As a result of the global pandemic, many companies have encouraged remote onboarding and relocation packages, hence simplifying the hiring process and allowing many organisations to offer and hire a professional developer more quickly. Unfortunately, some organisations are struggling to keep up with the speed of hiring as some employers move quickly through the remote hiring process. Typically, the time to hire a software developer has reduced over the last 9 months.