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This gives you access to a range of exclusive insights from our specialist recruitment consultants in your market, latest industry information, advice for both candidates and clients as well as salary surveys which have all been created for our clients and candidates. If you’re not able to find any piece of information below or may be interested in seeing something else, please feel free to get in touch with us here.

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Events & Webinars


Electrical Engineering jobs vs Software Engineering jobs – which one should you go for?

01 Nov 2021

Electrical engineering jobs and Software engineering jobs are two distinct professions that rely on each other’s work. Understanding the difference between them is vital in order to make the right decision for your personal and professional goals.

What is the average salary in Japan within the IT sector?

26 Oct 2021

With the potential of the IT sector in Japan, this leads to a demand in talent which will cause an upward pressure on salaries. How does this affect foreigners working in the IT sector and what is the demand looking like for local IT professionals in Japan?


Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) – What companies in Japan have BNPL? What is the future and prospects of BNPL payments in Japan?

15 Oct 2021

In this article, we look at what is BNPL and what are some of the leading BNPL companies in Japan, as well as the future and prospects of BNPL.


What is LinkedIn and its benefits? 5 tips to create an effective LinkedIn profile

01 Oct 2021

For developers, engineers, analysts, and all IT professionals, getting your LinkedIn profile right is crucial when looking for your next job! Our recruitment consultants offer the benefits of using LinkedIn and top tips to create an effective profile.

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10 tips for applying to IT jobs in Japan

15 Sep 2021

Find out what are Computer Futures’ top 10 tips to get you started on applying for your dream IT jobs in Japan:


5 Benefits of Working With a Recruitment Agency

01 Sep 2021

Finding your next role through a recruiter has benefits that will help make or break your success in getting the role you want. Here are 5 things in particular that you have to gain by working with Computer Futures.


Five IT jobs in demand within Fintech

26 Aug 2021

What is Fintech? and why is it on rise? We introduce market trends within Fintech along with the top 5 engineering or developer jobs in demand in the area.

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Join Teads and revolutionise the world of Digital Media

07 Jun 2021

We recently had an opportunity to interview Kenzo Selby, Head of Sales at Teads Japan K.K., about how they have introduced new technology into the Adtech market, how this has changed the Adtech landscape, and what it means to work in Teads.

Penetration Testing Toolkit for experts and newbies in Japan

12 May 2021

Find our more about the pentesting situation in Japan, as well as useful online tools for pentesting.