The European healthcare industry experienced a 34% drop in new job postings in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Your World Healthcare with 21,309 job postings, according to GlobalData’s analysis of healthcare company job postings. GlobalData’s Beyond the Pill – Key Disruptive Forces in the Healthcare Industry 5.0 report identifies and categorizes key innovation areas and explores disruptive forces in the healthcare sector. It provides valuable insights into innovation drivers, recent developments, patent trends, and top players. Buy the report here.
Notably, Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations jobs accounted for a 22% share of the European healthcare industry’s total new job postings in Q2 2023, drop 46% over the prior quarter.
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations drive healthcare hiring activity
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations, with a share of 22% new job postings, was the occupation with the greatest hiring activity in the European healthcare industry in Q2 2023 , ahead of Computer and Mathematical Occupations with an 8% share of new job postings.
The other prominent roles included Healthcare Support Occupations with a 7% share in Q2 2023, Management Occupations with a 5% share and Business and Financial Operations Occupations with a 4% share of new job postings.
Top five companies accounted for 51% of hiring activity
Your World Healthcare posted 21,309 jobs in Q2 2023 and registered a decline of 48% over the previous quarter, followed by Ramsay Generale de Sante with 3,647 jobs and a 14% drop. Allianz Versicherungs-AG, with 2,569 jobs, and Swiss Life, with 2,354 jobs, recorded a 51% rise and a 2% drop, respectively, while Atos recorded a 34% decline with a 1,869 new job postings during Q2 2023.
Regional analysis of hiring in the European healthcare industry, Q2 2023
The UK held the leading share of the European healthcare hiring activity with a 49.52% share, a 41% decrease over Q1 2023. France was next with 17.82%, four-percentage-point down over the previous quarter.
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