France-based company Sanofi’s IT hiring rose 70.3% in August 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 43.31% in August 2021 when compared with July 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 3.12% share in the company’s total hiring activity in August 2021, and recorded a 0.53% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Sanofi IT hiring in August 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Sanofi, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 41.07% in August 2021, and a 475% rise over July 2021, while Computer and Information Research Scientists claimed a share of 23.21% in August 2021, and registered growth of 73.33%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 19.64% in August 2021, a 144.44% rise from July 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Sanofi

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global pharma IT hiring activity in August 2021 with a 37.5% share, which marked a 366.67% rise over the previous month.

North America stood next with 33.93%, registering a 171.43% month-on-month growth. Europe was the third leading region with a 25.89% share and a 141.67% rise over July 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 2.68% and a month-on-month increase of 50%.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s pharma industry IT hiring activity with a 29.46% share in August 2021, a 200% growth over July 2021. China featured next with a 19.64% share, up 175% over the previous month. India recorded a 16.07% share, an increase of 1700% compared with July 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Sanofi IT hiring activity in August 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 55.36%, up by 210% from July 2021. Mid Level positions with a 33.93% share, a growth of 192.31% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 10.71% share, up 300% over July 2021.