Luxembourg-based company Eurofins Scientific’s IT hiring rose 11.4% in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 0.56% in October 2022 when compared with September 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 5.84% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2022, and recorded a 0.35% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Eurofins Scientific IT hiring in October 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Eurofins Scientific, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 35.19% in October 2022, and a 16.33% rise over September 2022, while Computer and Information Analysts claimed a share of 24.07% in October 2022, and registered growth of 30%. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 13.58% in October 2022, a 37.5% rise from September 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at Eurofins Scientific

North America emerged as the leading region in the global pharma IT hiring activity in October 2022 with a 62.96% share, which marked a 229.03% rise over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 25.93%, registering a 37.31% month-on-month decline. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 6.79% share and a 59.26% drop over September 2022.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 4.32% and a month-on-month decline of 30%.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s pharma industry IT hiring activity with a 62.96% share in October 2022, a 229.03% growth over September 2022. Romania featured next with a 10.49% share, up 13.33% over the previous month. India recorded a 6.79% share, a decline of 56% compared with September 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Eurofins Scientific IT hiring activity in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 51.85%, flat growth from September 2022. Entry Level positions with a 33.33% share, a growth of 200% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with 9.88% share, down 52.94% over September 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 4.94%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.