North America witnessed a 13.0% drop in IT hiring activity in the healthcare industry in November 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

November 2022 has seen a decrease of 10.37% in the overall hiring activity when compared with October 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 1.16% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in November 2022, registering a decrease of 0.07% over the last three-month average share.

Computer and Information Analysts Occupations leads by classification in November 2022

Computer and Information Analysts Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in North America with a share of 29.63% in November 2022, a 12.45% drop over the previous month. Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers came in next, claiming a share of 27.89% in November 2022, marking a 38.76% month-on-month decline. In the third place was Database and Network Administrators and Architects with a share of 18.66% in November 2022, a 30.73% drop from October 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 11.33% in November 2022, a 44.29% decline over the previous month.

Top five healthcare companies in North America’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 11.94% in the overall IT recruitment activity of North America’s healthcare industry during November 2022 over previous month.

Intermountain Healthcare posted 269 IT jobs in November 2022 and registered an increase of 55.49% over the previous month, followed by CVS Health with 125 jobs and a 17.22% drop. Laboratoryof America Holdings with 57 IT jobs and Alberta Health Services with 41 jobs, recorded a 9.52% drop and a 6.82% drop, respectively, while McKesson recorded a 13.16% decline with 33 job postings during November 2022.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in North America’s healthcare industry

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s healthcare industry IT hiring activity with a 95.57% share in November 2022, a 34.43% decrease over October 2022. Canada featured next with a 4.43% share, down 7.58% over the previous month. recorded a flat share, a flat growth compared with October 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in November 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 53.67%, down by 44.52% from October 2022. Mid Level positions with a 28.76% share, registered a growth of 1.02% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 17.5% share, down 30.75% over October 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 0.07%, recording a month-on-month decline of 80%.