The Canadian medical industry experienced a 24% drop in new job postings in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Thermo Fisher Scientific with 104 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of medical company job postings. GlobalData’s Medical Devices: Hiring Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the medical devices industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.
Notably, Management Occupations jobs accounted for a 17% share of the Canadian medical industry new job postings in Q3 2023, down by 11% over the prior quarter.
Management Occupations drive medical industry hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Management Occupations, which accounted for 17% of the total new job postings in Q3 2023 and were down by 51% year-on-year. Second highest were Sales and Related Occupations, which accounted for 8% and drop by 65% year-on-year, and third highest were Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which were 36% of the new job postings and 72% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in medical industry accounted for 42% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Thermo Fisher Scientific with 104, followed by Danaher with 72, while the highest increase was at Koninklijke Philips at 13%.
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