Australia’s medical industry registered an 11.4% rise in IT hiring activity in September 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.
The industry’s overall hiring increased by 39.73% in September 2021 when compared with August 2021.
Out of the medical industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed an 8.86% share in September 2021, recording a decrease of 2.72% over the last three-month average share.
Top five job classifications in Australia’s medical industry’s IT recruitment activity in September 2021
Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 91.89% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Australia’s medical industry in September 2021.
1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 48.65% in September 2021, registering a 33.33% flat growth over the previous month.
2) Computer Support Specialists claimed a 16.22% share, an increase of 1100% over the previous month.
3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 10.81%, registering a 700% rise from August 2021.
4) Database and Network Administrators and Architects captured a share of 8.11%, down 71.43% over the previous month.
Top five medical companies in Australia’s IT recruitment activity in September 2021
The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 5.56% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Australia’s medical industry during September 2021 over August 2021.
Sonova posted 13 IT jobs in September 2021 and registered a flat growth over the previous month, followed by Cochlear with 9 jobs and a flat growth. ResMed with 7 IT jobs and Arjo with 5 jobs, recorded a 75% flat growth and a 68.75% decrease, respectively, while Agilent Technologies recorded a decline of 42.86% with 4 job postings during September 2021.
Junior Level job postings dominate in September 2021
Junior Level jobs held a share of 59.46%, up by 2.33% from August 2021. Mid Level positions with a 22.97% share, registered an increase of 325% compared with the previous month.
In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 17.57% share, up 44.44% over August 2021.