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August 28, 2021updated 02 Sep 2021 12:54pm

AstraZeneca’s IT hiring activity increases 28.5% in July 2021

UK-based company AstraZeneca ’s IT hiring increased by 28.5% in July 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 6.53% in July 2021 when compared with June 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 5.81% share in the company’s total hiring activity in July 2021, and recorded a 1.43% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops AstraZeneca IT hiring in July 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by AstraZeneca , Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 58.9% in July 2021, and a 59.26% growth over June 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 17.12% in July 2021, and registered a 78.57% an increase. Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 10.27% in July 2021, a 25% rise from June 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at AstraZeneca

North America emerged as the leading region in the global pharma IT hiring activity in July 2021 with a 36.99% share, which marked a 38.46% growth over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 35.62%, registering a 73.33% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 26.03% share and a 100% growth over June 2021.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 1.37% and a month-on-month an increase of 100%.

Mexico commanded a leading presence in the region’s pharma industry IT hiring activity with a 25.34% share in July 2021, a 68.18% growth over June 2021. India featured next with a 19.86% share, up 81.25% over the previous month.United Kingdom recorded a 19.86% share, an increase of 93.33% compared with June 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead AstraZeneca IT hiring activity in July 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 72.6%, up by 100% from June 2021. Mid Level positions with a 19.86% share, a decline of 3.33% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 5.48% share, up 33.33% over June 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 2.05%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.

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