Germany-based company Sartorius IT hiring declined 4.8% in December 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 9.27% in December 2021 when compared with November 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 12.73% share in the company’s total hiring activity in December 2021, and recorded a 1.03% growth over the last three-month average share.

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

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Sartorius, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 79.12% in December 2021, and a 22.58% drop over November 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 9.89% in December 2021, and registered flat growth. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 5.49% in December 2021, a 28.57% drop from November 2021.

Europe drives IT hiring at Sartorius

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global medical IT hiring activity in December 2021 with a 62.64% share, which marked a 22.97% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 24.18%, registering a 24.14% month-on-month decline. North America was the third leading region with a 10.99% share and a 33.33% drop over November 2021.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 2.2% and a month-on-month flat growth.

Germany commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with a 24.18% share in December 2021, a 21.43% decline over November 2021. China featured next with a 16.48% share, down 25% over the previous month. France recorded a 10.99% share, an increase of 11.11% compared with November 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Sartorius IT hiring activity in December 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 74.73%, down by 24.44% from November 2021. Mid Level positions with a 20.88% share, a growth of 26.67% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 4.4% share, down 71.43% over November 2021.