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August 30, 2021updated 31 Aug 2021 11:39am

Cognizant Technology Solutions’s IT hiring activity increases 76.4% in July 2021

US-based company Cognizant Technology Solutions’s IT hiring increased 76.4% in July 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 85.97% in July 2021 when compared with June 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 72.28% share in the company’s total hiring activity in July 2021, and recorded a 2.69% down over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Cognizant Technology Solutions IT hiring in July 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Cognizant Technology Solutions, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 87.21% in July 2021, and a 214.28% growth over June 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 8.76% in July 2021, and registered a 139.02% increase. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 3.26% in July 2021, a 644.9% rise from June 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global technology IT hiring activity in July 2021 with an 87.21% share, which marked a 178.63% growth over the previous month.

North America stood next with 10.79%, registering an 1815.87% month-on-month growth. Europe was the third leading region with a 1.79% share and a 6566.67% growth over June 2021.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 0.11% and a month-on-month increase of 300%.South & Central America stood at the bottom of the table with a share of 0.1%, registering a 120% rise over the previous month.

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s technology industry IT hiring activity with an 85.82% share in July 2021, a 174.17% growth over June 2021. the US featured next with a 9% share, up 2415% over the previous month. Canada recorded a 1.34% share, an increase of 1150% compared with June 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Cognizant Technology Solutions IT hiring activity in July 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 59.83%, up by 184.8% from June 2021. Entry Level positions with a 33.72% share, a growth of 225.37% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with 6.43% share, up 1006.15% over June 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.02%, recording a month-on-month increase of 100%.

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