India’s healthcare industry registered a 5.6% drop in IT hiring activity in December 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 6.21% in December 2021 when compared with November 2021.

Out of the healthcare industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 22.63% share in December 2021, recording an increase of 3.25% over the last three-month average share.


Top five job classifications in India’s healthcare industry’s IT recruitment activity in December 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 104.26% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of India’s healthcare industry in December 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 70.21% in December 2021, registering a 34% decline over the previous month.

2) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a 23.4% share, a flat growth over the previous month.

3) Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 4.26%, registering a flat growth from November 2021.

4) Computer Support Specialists captured a share of 4.26%, down 66.67% over the previous month.


Top five healthcare companies in India’s IT recruitment activity in December 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 29.51% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of India’s healthcare industry during December 2021 over November 2021.

Bracket Global posted 13 IT jobs in December 2021 and registered a drop of 59.38% over the previous month, followed by CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. with 12 jobs and a 25% drop. CitiusTech with 9 IT jobs and Signant Health with 6 jobs, recorded a 28.57% flat growth and a 100% flat growth, respectively, while DarioHealth recorded a flat growth with 3 job postings during December 2021.

Junior Level job postings dominate in December 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 74.47%, down by 25.53% from November 2021. Mid Level positions with a 19.15% share, registered a decline of 52.63% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 6.38% share, down 62.5% over November 2021.