The UK’s healthcare industry registered a 90.3% rise in IT hiring activity in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring increased by 59.62% in October 2022 when compared with September 2022.

Out of the healthcare industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 0.76% share in October 2022, recording a decrease of 0.25% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in the UK’s healthcare industry’s IT recruitment activity in October 2022

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 100% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of the UK’s healthcare industry in October 2022.

1) Database and Network Administrators and Architects recorded a share of 69.33% in October 2022, registering a 155.74% growth over the previous month.

2) Computer Support Specialists claimed a 13.33% share, an increase of 150% over the previous month.

3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 7.56%, registering an 183.33% rise from September 2022.

4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 7.11%, up 6.67% over the previous month.

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

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 158.54% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of the UK’s healthcare industry during October 2022 over September 2022.

Your World Healthcare posted 197 IT jobs in October 2022 and registered a rise of 173.61% over the previous month, followed by Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with 6 jobs and a 200% growth. Home Instead Senior Care (UK) with 3 IT jobs and West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust with 3 jobs, recorded a 200% growth and a 57.14% decrease, respectively, while Sea Mar Community Health Center recorded a flat growth with 3 job postings during October 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 90.67%, up by 161.54% from September 2022. Entry Level positions with an 8% share, registered an increase of 12.5% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 1.33% share, down 25% over September 2022.