Europe witnessed a 43.5% rise in IT hiring activity in the healthcare industry in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

October 2022 has seen an increase of 38.72% in the overall hiring activity when compared with September 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 0.89% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in October 2022, registering a decrease of 0.29% over the last three-month average share.

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

Database and Network Administrators and Architects Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Europe with a share of 64.54% in October 2022, a 131.43% rise over the previous month. Computer Support Specialists came in next, claiming a share of 13.15% in October 2022, marking a 153.85% month-on-month increase. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 9.16% in October 2022, a 14.81% drop from September 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 7.17% in October 2022, a 157.14% rise over the previous month.

Top five healthcare companies in Europe’s IT recruitment activity in October 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 151.16% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Europe’s healthcare industry during October 2022 over previous month.

Your World Healthcare posted 197 IT jobs in October 2022 and registered an increase of 173.61% over the previous month, followed by CompuGroup Medical SEKGaA with 6 jobs and a 40% drop. Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with 6 IT jobs and Alberta Health Services with 4 jobs, recorded a 200% rise and a flat growth, respectively, while Fontys University of Applied Sciences recorded a 50% increase with 3 job postings during October 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 an 89.64% share in October 2022, a 129.59% increase over September 2022. Canada featured next with a 1.99% share, up 400% over the previous month. Germany recorded a 1.99% share, a growth of 25% compared with September 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 89.64%, up by 102.7% from September 2022. Entry Level positions with an 8.76% share, registered a growth of 10% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 1.59% share, down 55.56% over September 2022.