Sweden’s medical industry registered a 7.0% rise in IT hiring activity in October 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 7.36% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.

Out of the medical industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 14.33% share in October 2021, recording an increase of 1.16% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Sweden’s medical industry’s IT recruitment activity in October 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 100% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Sweden’s medical industry in October 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 60.53% in October 2021, registering a 76.92% flat growth over the previous month.

2) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a 13.16% share, an increase of 150% over the previous month.

3) Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 13.16%, registering a 25% rise from September 2021.

4) Computer Support Specialists captured a share of 10.53%, up 33.33% over the previous month.

Top five medical companies in Sweden’s IT recruitment activity in October 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 25% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Sweden’s medical industry during October 2021 over September 2021.

Cambio Healthcare Systems posted 10 IT jobs in October 2021 and registered a rise of 400% over the previous month, followed by Sartorius with 9 jobs and an 800% growth. Danaher with 5 IT jobs and PerkinElmer with 3 jobs, recorded a 44.44% decline and a flat growth, respectively, while Sectra recorded a decline of 75% with 3 job postings during October 2021.

Junior Level job postings dominate in October 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 65.79%, up by 4.17% from September 2021. Mid Level positions with a 23.68% share, registered an increase of 350% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 10.53% share, up 33.33% over September 2021.