Switzerland’s medical industry registered a 9.6% drop in IT hiring activity in December 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.
The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 11.69% in December 2021 when compared with November 2021.
Out of the medical industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed an 18.64% share in December 2021, recording an increase of 0.84% over the last three-month average share.
Top five job classifications in Switzerland’s medical industry’s IT recruitment activity in December 2021
Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 99.02% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Switzerland’s medical industry in December 2021.
1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 79.41% in December 2021, registering a 12.43% decline over the previous month.
2) Computer and Information Research Scientists claimed a 9.31% share, an increase of 35.71% over the previous month.
3) Computer Support Specialists held a share of 5.88%, registering a 25% decline from November 2021.
4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 2.45%, down 50% over the previous month.
Top five medical companies in Switzerland’s IT recruitment activity in December 2021
The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 9.77% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Switzerland’s medical industry during December 2021 over November 2021.
Sonova posted 181 IT jobs in December 2021 and registered a drop of 14.22% over the previous month, followed by Ypsomed with 7 jobs and a 600% growth. Carl Zeiss with 2 IT jobs and Tecan Group with 2 jobs, recorded a flat growth and a 100% flat growth, respectively, while VirtaMed recorded a flat growth with 2 job postings during December 2021.
Junior Level job postings dominate in December 2021
Junior Level jobs held a share of 70.1%, down by 26.67% from November 2021. Mid Level positions with a 15.2% share, registered an increase of 10.71% compared with the previous month.
In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 14.71% share, up 172.73% over November 2021.