Europe witnessed a 14.3% drop in IT hiring activity in the medical industry in June 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.
June 2022 has seen a decrease of 8.52% in the overall hiring activity when compared with May 2022.
IT jobs accounted for an 8.03% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in June 2022, registering a decrease of 0.44% over the last three-month average share.
Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations leads by classification in June 2022
Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Europe with a share of 56.27% in June 2022, a 9.55% drop over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 14.03% in June 2022, marking a 44.08% month-on-month decline. In the third place was Computer Support Specialists with a share of 10.73% in June 2022, an 8.33% rise from May 2022.
Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 10.23% in June 2022, a 4.62% decline over the previous month.
Top five medical companies in Europe’s IT recruitment activity in June 2022
The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average decline of 21.66% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Europe’s medical industry during June 2022 over previous month.
Sonova posted 85 IT jobs in June 2022 and registered a decline of 35.61% over the previous month, followed by Thermo Fisher Scientific with 59 jobs and a 321.43% growth. Demant with 51 IT jobs and Arjo with 43 jobs, recorded a 22.73% drop and a 29.51% drop, respectively, while Intelerad Medical Systems recorded a 59.38% decline with 26 job postings during June 2022.
Country-wise composition of IT hiring in Europe’s medical industry
The UK commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with a 19.47% share in June 2022, a 33.33% decrease over May 2022. Germany featured next with a 17.66% share, down 19.55% over the previous month. Switzerland recorded a 15.68% share, a drop of 25.2% compared with May 2022.
Junior Level job postings dominate in June 2022
Junior Level jobs held a share of 74.75%, down by 17.49% from May 2022. Mid Level positions with a 13.86% share, registered a decline of 17.65% compared with the previous month.
In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 11.06% share, up 3.08% over May 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 0.33%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.