Poland’s pharma industry registered a 17.7% drop in IT hiring activity in May 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 7.34% in May 2022 when compared with April 2022.

Out of the pharma industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 9.26% share in May 2022, recording a decrease of 0.31% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Poland’s pharma industry’s IT recruitment activity in May 2022

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 100% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Poland’s pharma industry in May 2022.

1) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations recorded a share of 44.44% in May 2022, registering a 15.79% decline over the previous month.

2) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers claimed a 25% share, a decrease of 59.09% over the previous month.

3) Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 25%, registering a 200% rise from April 2022.

4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 2.78%, flat growth over the previous month.

Top five pharma companies in Poland’s IT recruitment activity in May 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 11.76% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Poland’s pharma industry during May 2022 over April 2022.

AstraZeneca posted 17 IT jobs in May 2022 and registered a rise of 88.89% over the previous month, followed by Bayer with 7 jobs and a 75% growth. Leo Pharma with 2 IT jobs and GSK with 2 jobs, recorded a flat growth and an 89.47% decrease, respectively, while Johnson & Johnson recorded a flat growth with 2 job postings during May 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in May 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 52.78%, down by 51.28% from April 2022. Entry Level positions with a 36.11% share, registered an increase of 62.5% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with an 11.11% share, up 33.33% over April 2022.