US-based company UnitedHealth Group’s IT hiring declined 0.2% in July 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 4.54% in July 2021 when compared with June 2021.

IT jobs claimed an 11.81% share in the company’s total hiring activity in July 2021, and recorded a 0.01% down over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops UnitedHealth Group IT hiring in July 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by UnitedHealth Group, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 65.58% in July 2021, and a 7.55% drop over June 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 13.38% in July 2021, and registered a 12.9% increase. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 10.9% in July 2021, a 29.63% drop from June 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at UnitedHealth Group

North America emerged as the leading region in the global healthcare IT hiring activity in July 2021 with a 56.79% share, which marked a 19.51% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 36.14%, registering a 3.08% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 7.07% share and a 76.19% growth over June 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with a 56.79% share in July 2021, a 19.51% decline over June 2021. India featured next with a 35.18% share, down 2.13% over the previous month.Ireland recorded a 5.16% share, an increase of 125% compared with June 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead UnitedHealth Group IT hiring activity in July 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 58.89%, down by 12.99% from June 2021. Mid Level positions with a 29.25% share, a decline of 2.55% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 11.09% share, down 18.31% over June 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.76%, recording a month-on-month decline of 50%.