Asia-Pacific witnessed a 2.1% rise in IT hiring activity in the healthcare industry in September 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

September 2022 has seen an increase of 15.19% in the overall hiring activity when compared with August 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 2.29% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in September 2022, registering a decrease of 0.31% over the last three-month average share.

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

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Asia-Pacific with a share of 50% in September 2022, a 39.39% rise over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 19.57% in September 2022, marking a flat month-on-month increase. In the third place was Miscellaneous Computer Occupations with a share of 11.96% in September 2022, a 37.5% rise from August 2022.

Computer and Information Analysts registered a share of 9.78% in September 2022, a 57.14% decline over the previous month.

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

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 13.73% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Asia-Pacific’s healthcare industry during September 2022 over previous month.

Ministry of Health , New South Wales, Australia posted 22 IT jobs in September 2022 and registered a decline of 40.54% over the previous month, followed by ConcertAI with 11 jobs and a flat growth. Vitera Healthcare Solutions with 10 IT jobs and CompuGroup Medical SEKGaA with 8 jobs, recorded a 25% rise and a 300% rise, respectively, while Healius recorded a 75% increase with 7 job postings during September 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 46.74% share in September 2022, an 115% increase over August 2022. Australia featured next with a 44.57% share, down 21.15% over the previous month. New Zealand recorded a 4.35% share, a drop of 55.56% compared with August 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in September 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 78.26%, up by 12.5% from August 2022. Mid Level positions with a 16.3% share, registered a growth of 7.14% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 5.43% share, down 37.5% over August 2022.