Asia-Pacific witnessed a 2.0% rise in IT hiring activity in the healthcare industry in July 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

July 2022 has seen a decrease of 9.56% in the overall hiring activity when compared with June 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 2.77% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in July 2022, registering an increase of 0.27% over the last three-month average share.

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

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Asia-Pacific with a share of 56.34% in July 2022, an 11.11% rise over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 19.72% in July 2022, marking a 40% month-on-month increase. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 12.68% in July 2022, a flat growth from June 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 5.63% in July 2022, a 63.64% decline over the previous month.

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

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average decline of 4.08% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Asia-Pacific’s healthcare industry during July 2022 over previous month.

Healius posted 15 IT jobs in July 2022 and registered a flat growth over the previous month, followed by CompuGroup Medical SEKGaA with 10 jobs and a 44.44% drop. Ministry of Health, New South Wales, Australia with 9 IT jobs and CitiusTech with 8 jobs, recorded a 55% drop and a 27.27% drop, respectively, while Ramsay Health Care recorded a flat growth with 5 job postings during July 2022.

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

Australia commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with a 50.7% share in July 2022, a 44% increase over June 2022. India featured next with a 39.44% share, down 15.15% over the previous month. China recorded a 4.23% share, a growth of 200% compared with June 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in July 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 73.24%, up by 48.57% from June 2022. Mid Level positions with a 21.13% share, registered a decline of 37.5% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 5.63% share, down 50% over June 2022.