The French power industry experienced a 62% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Electricite de France with 261 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of power company job postings. GlobalData’s France Power Market report discusses the power market structure in France and analyses capacity, generation, and consumption data for historical and forecast period upto 2035. Buy the report here.
Notably, Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations jobs accounted for a 10% share of the French’s power industry new job postings in Q1 2023, down by 47% over the prior quarter.
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations drive power hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations, which accounted for 10% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were down by 76% year-on-year. Second highest were Management Occupations, which accounted for 9% and drop by 78% year-on-year, and third highest were Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which were 38% of the new job postings and 56% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in power accounted for 73% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Electricite de France with 261, followed by Vestas Wind Systems with 245, while the highest increase was at ProLeiT at 31%.
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