Asia-Pacific witnessed a 15.6% drop in IT hiring activity in the healthcare industry in November 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

November 2022 has seen a decrease of 26.39% in the overall hiring activity when compared with October 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 2.06% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in November 2022, registering a decrease of 0.08% over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations leads by classification in November 2022

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Asia-Pacific with a share of 30.3% in November 2022, an 81.13% drop over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 24.24% in November 2022, marking a 52.94% month-on-month decline. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 18.18% in November 2022, an 82.35% drop from October 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 15.15% in November 2022, a 73.68% decline over the previous month.

Top five healthcare companies in Asia-Pacific’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average decline of 31.58% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Asia-Pacific’s healthcare industry during November 2022 over previous month.

Vitera Healthcare Solutions posted 10 IT jobs in November 2022 and registered a flat growth over the previous month, followed by CompuGroup Medical SEKGaA with 6 jobs and a 40% drop. Ryman Healthcare with 4 IT jobs and Genesis Care with 3 jobs, recorded a 20% drop and a flat growth, respectively, while CitiusTech recorded an 85% decline with 3 job postings during November 2022.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in Asia-Pacific’s healthcare industry

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with a 69.7% share in November 2022, a 43.9% decrease over October 2022. Australia featured next with a 15.15% share, down 93.67% over the previous month. New Zealand recorded a 12.12% share, a drop of 20% compared with October 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in November 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 75.76%, down by 69.88% from October 2022. Entry Level positions with a 15.15% share, registered a decline of 80% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 9.09% share, down 86.36% over October 2022.