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September 2, 2021updated 11 Oct 2021 12:26pm

Romania’s technology industry IT recruitment activity drops 10.4% in August 2021

Romania’s technology industry registered a 10.4% drop in IT hiring activity in August 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 4.03% in August 2021 when compared with July 2021.

Out of the technology industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 48.3% share in August 2021, recording a decrease of 3.94% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Romania’s technology industry’s IT recruitment activity in August 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 99.5% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Romania’s technology industry in August 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 70.65% in August 2021, registering a 9.41% decline over the previous month.

2) Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a 13.56% share, an increase of 1.87% over the previous month.

3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 6.72%, registering a 12.5% rise from July 2021.

4) Computer Support Specialists captured a share of 6.59%, down 43.01% over the previous month.

Top five technology companies in Romania’s IT recruitment activity in August 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 28.48% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Romania’s technology industry during August 2021 over July 2021.

Ubisoft Entertainment posted 106 IT jobs in August 2021 and registered a rise of 186.49% over the previous month, followed by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson with 89 jobs and a 28.99% growth. Vodafone Group with 81 IT jobs and Oracle with 71 jobs, recorded a 26.56% flat growth and a 20.22% decrease, respectively, while Nippon Telegraph and Telephone recorded a flat growth with 50 job postings during August 2021.

Junior Level job postings dominate in August 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 71.27%, down by 8.76% from July 2021. Mid Level positions with a 14.3% share, registered a decline of 30.72% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 14.18% share, up 3.64% over July 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.25%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.

Verdict deals analysis methodology

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