UK-based company GlaxoSmithKline’s IT hiring declined 0.3% in September 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.
The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 4.88% in September 2021 when compared with August 2021.
IT jobs claimed a 7.14% share in the company’s total hiring activity in September 2021, and recorded a 0.34% growth over the last three-month average share.
Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops GlaxoSmithKline IT hiring in September 2021
Out of the total IT job titles posted by GlaxoSmithKline, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 52% in September 2021, and a 31.58% drop over August 2021, while Computer Support Specialists claimed a share of 12% in September 2021, and registered growth of 350%. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 12% in September 2021, a 200% rise from August 2021.
Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at GlaxoSmithKline
Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global pharma IT hiring activity in September 2021 with a 45.33% share, which marked a 13.33% rise over the previous month.
Europe stood next with 42.67%, registering a 3.03% month-on-month decline. North America was the third leading region with a 9.33% share and a 36.36% drop over August 2021.
In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 2.67% and a month-on-month flat growth.
India commanded a leading presence in the region’s pharma industry IT hiring activity with a 41.33% share in September 2021, a 24% growth over August 2021. The UK featured next with an 18.67% share, up 55.56% over the previous month. Poland recorded a 17.33% share, a decline of 18.75% compared with August 2021.
Junior Level jobs lead GlaxoSmithKline IT hiring activity in September 2021
Junior Level jobs held a share of 65.33%, up by 6.52% from August 2021. Mid Level positions with a 20% share, a decline of 6.25% compared with the previous month.
In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 14.67% share, up 10% over August 2021.