US-based company Becton Dickinson and’s IT hiring declined 6.7% in October 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 2.49% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 7.49% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2021, and recorded a 0.58% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Becton Dickinson and IT hiring in October 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Becton Dickinson and, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 56.95% in October 2021, and a 27.73% drop over September 2021, while Computer and Information Analysts claimed a share of 12.58% in October 2021, and registered growth of 111.11%. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 11.92% in October 2021, a 10% drop from September 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Becton Dickinson and

North America emerged as the leading region in the global medical IT hiring activity in October 2021 with an 82.78% share, which marked a 28.16% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 15.23%, registering a 32.35% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 1.32% share and a flat growth over September 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 0.66% and a month-on-month flat growth.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with an 82.78% share in October 2021, a 28.16% decline over September 2021. India featured next with a 12.58% share, down 24% over the previous month. Malaysia recorded a 1.32% share, an increase of 100% compared with September 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Becton Dickinson and IT hiring activity in October 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 70.2%, down by 10.17% from September 2021. Mid Level positions with a 21.19% share, a decline of 50.77% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with an 8.61% share, down 48% over September 2021.