US-based company Abbott Laboratories’s IT hiring increased 49.6% in July 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 41.71% in July 2021 when compared with June 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 7.1% share in the company’s total hiring activity in July 2021, and recorded a 0.64% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Abbott Laboratories IT hiring in July 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Abbott Laboratories, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 40.49% in July 2021, and a 29.41% growth over June 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 18.4% in July 2021, and registered a 57.89% an increase. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 12.88% in July 2021, a 50% rise from June 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Abbott Laboratories

North America emerged as the leading region in the global medical IT hiring activity in July 2021 with a 61.96% share, which marked a 50.75% growth over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 22.09%, registering a 63.64% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 13.5% share and a 46.67% growth over June 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 2.45% and a month-on-month flat growth.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with a 61.35% share in July 2021, a 49.25% growth over June 2021. Ireland featured next with a 7.98% share, up 225% over the previous month.Germany recorded a 4.91% share, an increase of 100% compared with June 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Abbott Laboratories IT hiring activity in July 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 66.87%, up by 23.86% from June 2021. Mid Level positions with a 25.15% share, a growth of 173.33% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 7.98% share, up 85.71% over June 2021.