Europe witnessed a 3.9% 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 an increase of 10.99% in the overall hiring activity when compared with June 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 1.28% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in July 2022, registering a decrease of 0.15% 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 Europe with a share of 34.48% in July 2022, a 17.65% rise over the previous month. Computer and Information Analysts came in next, claiming a share of 25.86% in July 2022, marking a 7.14% month-on-month increase. In the third place was Database and Network Administrators and Architects with a share of 17.24% in July 2022, a flat growth from June 2022.

Computer Support Specialists registered a share of 12.07% in July 2022, a 600% rise over the previous month.

Top five healthcare companies in Europe’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 growth of 966.67% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Europe’s healthcare industry during July 2022 over previous month.

Pharmacy2U posted 8 IT jobs in July 2022 and registered an increase of 300% over the previous month, followed by Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with 7 jobs and a flat growth. Oak Street Health with 6 IT jobs and The General Medical Council with 6 jobs, recorded a flat growth and a flat growth, respectively, while Korian recorded a 400% increase with 5 job postings during July 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 60.34% share in July 2022, a 105.88% increase over June 2022. Spain featured next with a 10.34% share, flat growth over the previous month. France recorded a 10.34% share, a growth of 50% compared with June 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in July 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 68.97%, up by 17.65% from June 2022. Mid Level positions with an 18.97% share, registered a growth of 83.33% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 12.07% share, up 133.33% over June 2022.