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March 28, 2022

Middle East & Africa’s medical industry IT hiring activity drops 9.3% in February 2022

By Carmen

Middle East & Africa witnessed a 9.3% drop in IT hiring activity in the medical industry in February 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

February 2022 has seen a decrease of 6.11% in the overall hiring activity when compared with January 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 14.27% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in February 2022, registering an increase of 0.08% over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations leads by classification in February 2022

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Middle East & Africa with a share of 96.97% in February 2022, a 5.88% drop over the previous month. Computer Support Specialists came in next, claiming a share of 3.03% in February 2022, marking a 50% month-on-month decline. In the third place was with a share of % in February 2022, a flat growth from January 2022.

registered a share of % in February 2022, a flat growth over the previous month.

Top five medical companies in Middle East & Africa’s IT recruitment activity in February 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 33.33% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Middle East & Africa’s medical industry during February 2022 over previous month.

Healthy io posted 11 IT jobs in February 2022 and registered an increase of 266.67% over the previous month, followed by Vayyar Imaging with 6 jobs and a 50% growth. GE Healthcare with 3 IT jobs and Nanit with 2 jobs, recorded a 50% rise and a 71.43% drop, respectively, while Agilent Technologies recorded a flat growth with 2 job postings during February 2022.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in Middle East & Africa’s medical industry

Israel commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with an 81.82% share in February 2022, a 25% decrease over January 2022. United Arab Emirates featured next with a 6.06% share, flat growth over the previous month. Kuwait recorded a 6.06% share, a flat growth compared with January 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in February 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 66.67%, down by 47.62% from January 2022. Mid Level positions with an 18.18% share, registered a growth of 20% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 15.15% share, down 16.67% over January 2022.

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