Netherlands-based company Inter IKEA Holding’s IT hiring rose 3.8% in September 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 10.02% in September 2022 when compared with August 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 3.26% share in the company’s total hiring activity in September 2022, and recorded a 0.18% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Inter IKEA Holding IT hiring in September 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Inter IKEA Holding, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 45.86% in September 2022, and a 22% rise over August 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 16.54% in September 2022, and registered growth of 144.44%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 13.53% in September 2022, a 5.26% drop from August 2022.

Europe drives IT hiring at Inter IKEA Holding

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global retail IT hiring activity in September 2022 with a 51.88% share, which marked an 11.29% rise over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 20.3%, registering a 68.75% month-on-month growth. Middle East & Africa was the third leading region with a 15.04% share and an 81.82% rise over August 2022.

In the fourth place was North America with a share of 12.78% and a month-on-month decline of 51.43%.

Sweden commanded a leading presence in the region’s retail industry IT hiring activity with a 19.55% share in September 2022, a 62.5% growth over August 2022. Niger featured next with a 15.04% share, up 81.82% over the previous month. US recorded a 12.78% share, a decline of 51.43% compared with August 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Inter IKEA Holding IT hiring activity in September 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 80.45%, up by 2.88% from August 2022. Entry Level positions with an 11.28% share, a growth of 15.38% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with an 8.27% share, up 57.14% over August 2022.