Those unemployed and searching for a job are slightly less optimistic this quarter. Of those surveyed, 38 percent believe they can find a job matched to their background and compensation in the next six months, down one percentage point from last quarter.
The report also found job market optimism unchanged, with 43 percent of full and part time employees confident that they could find a job matched to their experience and current level of compensation in six months.
Glassdoor’s report also found a greater level of optimism in the South, where 49 percent of employees believe they find a new job match to the compensation and experience in six months. This is significantly higher than the 37 percent reported in the Northeast.