US-based company Thermo Fisher Scientific’s IT hiring declined 6.4% in October 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 3.13% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 9.95% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2021, and recorded a 0.88% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Thermo Fisher Scientific IT hiring in October 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Thermo Fisher Scientific, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 63.87% in October 2021, and a 6.87% drop over September 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 10.99% in October 2021, and registered growth of 23.53%. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 9.95% in October 2021, an 11.76% rise from September 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Thermo Fisher Scientific

North America emerged as the leading region in the global medical IT hiring activity in October 2021 with a 58.12% share, which marked a 5.71% rise over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 24.08%, registering a 19.3% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 16.75% share and a flat growth over September 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 1.05% and a month-on-month flat growth.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s medical industry IT hiring activity with a 55.5% share in October 2021, a 13.98% growth over September 2021. China featured next with a 12.57% share, up 9.09% over the previous month. India recorded a 5.76% share, a decline of 42.11% compared with September 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Thermo Fisher Scientific IT hiring activity in October 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 54.97%, down by 16.67% from September 2021. Entry Level positions with a 27.75% share, a growth of 32.5% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 17.28% share, up 10% over September 2021.