Germany pharma industry registered a 5.5% decline in IT hiring activity in June 2021 compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics index.

The industry’s overall hiring decreased by 18.79% in June 2021 compared with May 2021.

Out of the pharma industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 4.89% share in June 2021, recording an increase of 1.35% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Germany pharma industry’s IT recruitment activity in June 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 95.89% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Germany pharma industry in June 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 53.42% in June 2021, a 7.14% drop over the previous month.

2) Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a 17.81% share, an increase of 225% over the previous month.

3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 13.7%, registering a 33.33% decline from May 2021.

4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 5.48%, down 20% over the previous month.

Top five pharma companies in Germany IT recruitment activity in June 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 19.72% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Germany pharma industry during June 2021 over May 2021.

CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. posted 42 IT jobs in June 2021 and registered a drop of 10.64% over the previous month, followed by Bayer with 6 jobs and a 60% drop. F. Hoffmann-La Roche with 3 IT jobs and Sanofi with 3 jobs, recorded a flat growth and a flat growth, respectively, while Fresenius SEKGaA recorded a 66.67% decline with 3 job postings during June 2021.

Junior Level job postings dominate in June 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 79.45%, down by 18.31% from May 2021. Entry Level positions with a 10.96% share, a growth of 300% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with 9.59% share, down 46.15% over May 2021.