The global healthcare industry experienced a 1% rise in new job postings related to cloud in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics. This compares to a 2% decrease versus Q1 2022. GlobalData’s Cloud Computing in Healthcare – Thematic Intelligence market report provides a detailed understanding on how Cloud impacts the value chain in the Healthcare sector, and the leading Cloud adopters and vendors in the market. Buy the report here.

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Notably, Computer and Mathematical Occupations jobs accounted for a 44% share of the global healthcare industry’s cloud-related total new job postings in Q1 2023, down 11% over the prior quarter.

Computer and Mathematical Occupations drive cloud-related hiring activity

Computer and Mathematical Occupations, with a share of 44%, emerged as the top cloud-related job roles within the healthcare industry in Q1 2023, with new job postings drop by 11% quarter-on-quarter. Management Occupations came in second with a share of 8% in Q1 2023, with new job postings rising by 1% over the previous quarter.

The other prominent cloud roles include Business and Financial Operations Occupations with a 4% share in Q1 2023, Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations with a 3% share of new job postings.

Top five companies in healthcare industry accounted for 63% of hiring activity

The top companies, in terms of number of new job postings tracked by GlobalData, as of Q1 2023 were Accenture, International Business Machines, Oracle, Cisco Systems, and Atos. Together they accounted for a combined share of 63% of all cloud-related new jobs in the healthcare industry.

Accenture posted 14,886 cloud-related new jobs in Q1 2023, International Business Machines 11,195 jobs, Oracle 1,430 jobs, Cisco Systems 1,414 jobs, and Atos 1,044 jobs, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

Hiring activity was driven by India with a 43.68% share of total new job postings, Q1 2023

The largest share of cloud-related new job postings in the healthcare industry in Q1 2023 was in India with 43.68% followed by the US (31.79%) and Germany (2.46%). The share represented by India was nine percentage points higher than the 34.25% share it accounted for in Q4 2022.

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