Canada medical industry registered a 1.0% decline in IT hiring activity in June 2021 compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics index.

The industry’s overall hiring an increased by 0.67% in June 2021 compared with May 2021.

Out of the medical industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 10.94% share in June 2021, recording decrease of 1.53% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Canada medical industry’s IT recruitment activity in June 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 91.43% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Canada medical industry in June 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 35% in June 2021, a flat growth over the previous month.

2) Computer and Information Analysts claimed a 17.86% share, an increase of 66.67% over the previous month.

3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 16.43%, registering a 15% rise from May 2021.

4) Database and Network Administrators and Architects captured a share of 11.43%, up 60% over the previous month.

Top five medical companies in Canada IT recruitment activity in June 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 38.16% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Canada medical industry during June 2021 over May 2021.

Sonova posted 52 IT jobs in June 2021 and registered a drop of 1.89% over the previous month, followed by Bausch & Lomb with 24 jobs and a 140% growth. AlayaCare with 11 IT jobs and PerkinElmer with 10 jobs, recorded a 120% growth and a 150% increase, respectively, while Danaher recorded a 100% an increase with 8 job postings during June 2021.

Junior Level job postings dominate in June 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 76.43%, down by 3.6% from May 2021. Mid Level positions with a 17.14% share, a growth of 300% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 6.43% share, down 10% over May 2021.