US-based company McKesson’s IT hiring declined 3.5% in February 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 3.73% in February 2022 when compared with January 2022.

IT jobs claimed an 11.09% share in the company’s total hiring activity in February 2022, and recorded a 0.44% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops McKesson IT hiring in February 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 52.46% in February 2022, and an 18.52% rise over January 2022, while Computer and Information Analysts claimed a share of 21.31% in February 2022, and registered growth of 85.71%. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 11.48% in February 2022, a 75% rise from January 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at McKesson

North America emerged as the leading region in the global healthcare IT hiring activity in February 2022 with a 98.36% share, which marked a 1.69% rise over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 1.64%, registering a flat month-on-month growth.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with an 88.52% share in February 2022, a 3.85% growth over January 2022. Canada featured next with a 9.84% share, down 14.29% over the previous month.

Junior Level jobs lead McKesson IT hiring activity in February 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 45.9%, up by 7.69% from January 2022. Mid Level positions with a 34.43% share, a decline of 12.5% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 16.39% share, flat growth over January 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 3.28%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.