Europe extended its dominance for digital media hiring among power industry companies in the three months ending June.

The number of roles in Europe made up 48.2% of total digital media jobs – up from 27.3% in the same quarter last year.

That was followed by Asia-Pacific, which saw a -2.7 year-on-year percentage point change in digital media roles.

The figures are compiled by GlobalData, who track the number of new job postings from key companies in various sectors over time. Using textual analysis, these job advertisements are then classified thematically.

GlobalData's thematic approach to sector activity seeks to group key company information by topic to see which companies are best placed to weather the disruptions coming to their industries.

These key themes, which include digital media, are chosen to cover "any issue that keeps a CEO awake at night".

By tracking them across job advertisements it allows us to see which companies are leading the way on specific issues and which are dragging their heels - and importantly where the market is expanding and contracting.

Which countries are seeing the most growth for digital media job ads in the power industry?

The fastest growing country was France, which saw 1.4% of all digital media job adverts in the three months ending June 2021, increasing to 23.3% in the three months ending June this year.

That was followed by Switzerland (up 2.5 percentage points), Germany (1.3), and India (-0.5).

The top country for digital media roles in the power industry is the United States which saw 29.8% of all roles advertised in the three months ending June.

Which cities and locations are the biggest hubs for digital media workers in the power industry?

Some 15.8% of all power industry digital media roles were advertised in Var (France) in the three months ending June.

That was followed by Bern (Switzerland) with 3%, Atlanta (United States) with 2.5%, and Allentown (United States) with 1.7%.