Switzerland-based company F. Hoffmann-La Roche’s IT hiring rose 19.8% in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 14.74% in October 2022 when compared with September 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 7.48% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2022, and recorded a 0.09% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops F. Hoffmann-La Roche IT hiring in October 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 48.89% in October 2022, and a 46.67% rise over September 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 15.56% in October 2022, and registered growth of 366.67%. Computer and Information Analysts held a share of 12.22% in October 2022, an 83.33% rise from September 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at F. Hoffmann-La Roche

North America emerged as the leading region in the global pharma IT hiring activity in October 2022 with a 47.78% share, which marked a 168.75% rise over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 37.78%, registering a 78.95% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 10% share and a flat growth over September 2022.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 3.33% and a month-on-month increase of 200%. Middle East & Africa stood at the bottom of the table with a share of 1.11%, registering a flat growth over the previous month.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s pharma industry IT hiring activity with a 43.33% share in October 2022, a 143.75% growth over September 2022. Spain featured next with a 14.44% share, up 44.44% over the previous month. Switzerland recorded a 10% share, an increase of 200% compared with September 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead F. Hoffmann-La Roche IT hiring activity in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 54.44%, up by 96% from September 2022. Mid Level positions with a 33.33% share, a growth of 76.47% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 12.22% share, up 266.67% over September 2022.