Denmark-based company Demant’s IT hiring declined 2.2% in December 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 8.27% in December 2021 when compared with November 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 12.28% share in the company’s total hiring activity in December 2021, and recorded a 2.78% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Demant IT hiring in December 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Demant, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 79.91% in December 2021, and a 13.79% drop over November 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 11.87% in December 2021, and registered a decline of 31.58%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 5.02% in December 2021, a 45% drop from November 2021.

Europe drives IT hiring at Demant

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global medical IT hiring activity in December 2021 with a 55.71% share, which marked an 11.59% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 24.2%, registering a 15.87% month-on-month decline. North America was the third leading region with a 20.09% share and a 41.33% drop over November 2021.

Poland commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with a 45.66% share in December 2021, an 18.7% decline over November 2021. India featured next with a 21% share, down 9.8% over the previous month. US recorded a 20.09% share, a decline of 41.33% compared with November 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Demant IT hiring activity in December 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 90.41%, down by 8.76% from November 2021. Entry Level positions with a 9.59% share, a decline of 48.78% compared with the previous month.