Middle East & Africa witnessed a flat growth 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 an increase of 0.42% in the overall hiring activity when compared with May 2022.

IT jobs accounted for an 11.71% 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 Middle East & Africa with a share of 52.63% in June 2022, a 66.67% rise over the previous month. Computer Support Specialists came in next, claiming a share of 21.05% in June 2022, marking a flat month-on-month increase. In the third place was Database and Network Administrators and Architects with a share of 10.53% in June 2022, a 75% drop from May 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 5.26% in June 2022, a 50% decline over the previous month.

Top five medical companies in Middle East & Africa’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 growth of 500% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Middle East & Africa’s medical industry during June 2022 over previous month.

Scopio Labs posted 4 IT jobs in June 2022 and registered a flat growth over the previous month, followed by Abbott Laboratories with 2 jobs and a flat growth. Sysmex with 2 IT jobs and Agilent Technologies with 2 jobs, recorded a flat growth and a 100% rise, respectively, while MyHeritage recorded a 100% increase with 2 job postings during June 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 a 68.42% share in June 2022, an 8.33% increase over May 2022. Kuwait featured next with a 10.53% share, up 100% over the previous month. United Arab Emirates recorded a 5.26% share, a flat growth compared with May 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in June 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 57.89%, down by 21.43% from May 2022. Entry Level positions with a 26.32% share, registered a growth of 150% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 15.79% share, up 50% over May 2022.