Germany’s power industry registered a 6.1% drop in IT hiring activity in November 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 5.49% in November 2022 when compared with October 2022.

Out of the power industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 7.25% share in November 2022, recording an increase of 0.01% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Germany’s power industry’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 100% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Germany’s power industry in November 2022.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 45.51% in November 2022, registering a 7.95% decline over the previous month.

2) Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a 30.34% share, an increase of 22.73% over the previous month.

3) Computer and Information Analysts held a share of 14.04%, registering a 32.43% decline from October 2022.

4) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations captured a share of 6.18%, down 21.43% over the previous month.

Top five power companies in Germany’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 6.9% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Germany’s power industry during November 2022 over October 2022.

Siemens posted 57 IT jobs in November 2022 and registered a rise of 16.33% over the previous month, followed by Nordex with 30 jobs and a 26.83% drop. E.ON with 23 IT jobs and Vattenfall with 14 jobs, recorded a 42.5% decline and a 1300% growth, respectively, while RWE recorded a decline of 21.43% with 11 job postings during November 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in November 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 73.03%, down by 8.45% from October 2022. Mid Level positions with a 19.1% share, registered an increase of 25.93% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 7.87% share, down 33.33% over October 2022.