US-based company McKesson ’s IT hiring declined 10.7% in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 9.34% in October 2022 when compared with September 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 10.23% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2022, and recorded a 0.69% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops McKesson IT hiring in October 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by McKesson, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 41.03% in October 2022, and a 20% drop over September 2022, while Computer and Information Analysts claimed a share of 17.95% in October 2022, and registered growth of 16.67%. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 15.38% in October 2022, a 14.29% drop from September 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at McKesson

North America emerged as the leading region in the global healthcare IT hiring activity in October 2022 with a 97.44% share, which marked a 28.3% drop over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 2.56%, registering a 50% month-on-month decline.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with an 84.62% share in October 2022, a 34% decline over September 2022. Canada featured next with a 12.82% share, up 66.67% over the previous month. Ireland recorded a 2.56% share, a decline of 50% compared with September 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead McKesson IT hiring activity in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 58.97%, flat growth from September 2022. Mid Level positions with a 25.64% share, a decline of 44.44% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 15.38% share, down 53.85% over September 2022.