Asia-Pacific witnessed a 0.9% rise in IT hiring activity in the power industry in July 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

July 2022 has seen an increase of 4.74% in the overall hiring activity when compared with June 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 15.54% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in July 2022, registering a decrease of 0.74% over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations leads by classification in July 2022

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Asia-Pacific with a share of 52.99% in July 2022, a 12.68% drop over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 25.07% in July 2022, marking a 1.15% month-on-month increase. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 10.54% in July 2022, a 32.73% drop from June 2022.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 6.27% in July 2022, a 29.03% decline over the previous month.

Top five power companies in Asia-Pacific’s IT recruitment activity in July 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average decline of 26.51% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Asia-Pacific’s power industry during July 2022 over previous month.

Siemens posted 112 IT jobs in July 2022 and registered a decline of 33.33% over the previous month, followed by Vestas Wind Systems with 66 jobs and a 46.67% growth. Clearway Energy with 15 IT jobs and Element Labs with 13 jobs, recorded a 28.57% drop and a 160% rise, respectively, while Schneider Electric recorded a 77.97% decline with 13 job postings during July 2022.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in Asia-Pacific’s power industry

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s power industry IT hiring activity with a 52.42% share in July 2022, a 32.1% decrease over June 2022. Australia featured next with a 13.96% share, up 16.67% over the previous month. Philippines recorded a 13.39% share, a growth of 62.07% compared with June 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in July 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 62.96%, down by 2.64% from June 2022. Mid Level positions with a 28.77% share, registered a decline of 26.81% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 7.98% share, down 39.13% over June 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 0.28%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.