Europe witnessed a 28.0% 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 33.96% in the overall hiring activity when compared with October 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 0.94% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in November 2022, registering a decrease of 0.07% over the last three-month average share.

Database and Network Administrators and Architects Occupations leads by classification in November 2022

Database and Network Administrators and Architects Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Europe with a share of 72.64% in November 2022, a 77.87% drop over the previous month. Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers came in next, claiming a share of 13.21% in November 2022, marking a 30% month-on-month decline. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 5.66% in November 2022, a 76.92% drop from October 2022.

Computer Support Specialists registered a share of 4.72% in November 2022, a 90% decline over the previous month.

Top five healthcare companies in Europe’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 77.89% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Europe’s healthcare industry during November 2022 over previous month.

Your World Healthcare posted 71 IT jobs in November 2022 and registered a decline of 82.25% over the previous month, followed by Korian with 10 jobs and a 900% growth. MAGNUM EST Digital Health with 3 IT jobs and Alberta Health Services with 3 jobs, recorded a flat growth and a 25% drop, respectively, while Ramsay Health Care recorded a 50% increase with 3 job postings during November 2022.

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

The UK commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with a 77.36% share in November 2022, an 80.97% decrease over October 2022. France featured next with a 9.43% share, up 66.67% over the previous month. Germany recorded a 5.66% share, a flat growth compared with October 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in November 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 78.3%, down by 80.24% from October 2022. Entry Level positions with a 16.04% share, registered a decline of 56.41% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 5.66% share, flat growth over October 2022.