View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter – data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Analysis
November 11, 2021updated 17 Nov 2021 7:16am

Europe is seeing a hiring boom in healthcare industry AI roles

The number of roles in Europe made up 9.3% of total AI jobs.

By Michael Goodier

Europe was the fastest growing region for artificial intelligence (AI) hiring among healthcare industry companies in the three months ending September.

The number of roles in Europe made up 9.3 per cent of total AI jobs – up from 6.6 per cent in the same quarter last year.

That was followed by North America, which saw a -6.6 year-on-year percentage point change in AI roles.

The figures are compiled by GlobalData, who track the number of new job postings from key companies in various sectors over time. Using textual analysis, these job advertisements are then classified thematically.

GlobalData's thematic approach to sector activity seeks to group key company information by topic to see which companies are best placed to weather the disruptions coming to their industries.

These key themes, which include artificial intelligence, are chosen to cover "any issue that keeps a CEO awake at night".

By tracking them across job advertisements it allows us to see which companies are leading the way on specific issues and which are dragging their heels - and importantly where the market is expanding and contracting.

Which countries are seeing the most growth for AI roles in healthcare providers?

The fastest growing country was France, which saw 3.3 per cent of all AI job adverts in the three months ending June last year, increasing to 3.7 per cent in the three months ending September this year.

That was followed by Germany (up 0.3 percentage points), Romania (up -1.1), and the United States (up -6.10000000000001).

The top country for AI roles in the healthcare industry is the United States which saw 85.1 per cent of all roles in the three months ending September.

Which cities are the biggest hubs for AI workers in healthcare providers?

Some 18.6 per cent of all healthcare industry AI roles were advertised in Dublin (United States) in the three months ending September - more than any other city.

That was followed by Cranberry Township (United States) with 18.6 per cent, Boston (United States) with 3.7 per cent, and Advance (United States) with 3.7 per cent.

Related Companies

Free Whitepaper
img

How is AI impacting the future of Healthcare?

The applications of AI in healthcare are many, with the potential to transform key aspects of the industry and drive innovation. Uses include data management, remote surgery, diagnostic and procedural AI assistants, drug discovery, and clinical trial design. GlobalData forecasts that the market for AI platforms for the entire healthcare industry will reach $4.3bn by 2024, up from $1.5bn in 2019.

GlobalData’s AI in Healthcare Thematic Research report provides you with an in-depth lens into the impact of artificial intelligence on the industry. We highlight both the challenges and opportunities associated with the innovative technology now, and in the future. Our report also covers:

  • Major players and companies
  • Market size and growth forecasts
  • Case studies
  • Sector scorecard

According to our recent survey, almost two-thirds of pharma professionals expect AI to be the leading disruptive technology in the pharma sector over the next two years. With threats to the industry exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, you should be proactive in adapting strategies and processes to help you remain competitive. Download the full report to get ahead of the competition.

by GlobalData
Enter your details here to receive your free Whitepaper.

NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. Get important industry news and analysis sent to your inbox
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED

THANK YOU

Thank you for subscribing to Hospital Management