125K tech jobs created in 2005, 217K new tech jobs in 2006 Summary: In 2005 some 125,000 tech jobs were created, according to Moody's Economy.com. By ZDNet Research for IT Facts | January 23, 2006 -- 14:10 GMT (06:10 PST) In 2005 some 125,000 tech jobs were created, according to Moody's Economy.com. In 2006, the industry will have its best year since 2000, creating 217,000 jobs with rising wages. Topic: IT Employment Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.