More than 700 Irish technology company bosses responded to the survey, with the results showing that two-thirds are more confident about their business than they were three months ago.
Three-quarters of respondents said they expect revenue from international sales to rise in the next 12 months, with a quarter predicting that increase to be substantial.
Meanwhile funding still remains an issue for the sector, with over a third of CEOs citing it as a problem.
Addressing the skills deficit, the ISA’s chairman Edel Creely said there was a need to drive more graduates into IT-related college programmes.
Ireland’s indigenous software and IT sector employs over 10,000 people and contributes €1.8 billion to the economy. Source: RTE News