US-based company NIKE’s IT hiring declined 3.0% in May 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 4.88% in May 2022 when compared with April 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 9.33% share in the company’s total hiring activity in May 2022, and recorded a 0.05% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops NIKE IT hiring in May 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by NIKE, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 86.25% in May 2022, and a 9.52% rise over April 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 6.25% in May 2022, and registered a decline of 16.67%. Computer and Information Analysts held a share of 3.75% in May 2022, a 50% drop from April 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at NIKE

North America emerged as the leading region in the global retail IT hiring activity in May 2022 with an 86.25% share, which marked a 21.05% rise over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 10%, registering a 61.9% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 3.75% share and a 72.73% drop over April 2022.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s retail industry IT hiring activity with an 86.25% share in May 2022, a 23.21% growth over April 2022. India featured next with a 10% share, down 42.86% over the previous month. Poland recorded a 1.25% share, a decline of 85.71% compared with April 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead NIKE IT hiring activity in May 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 56.25%, down by 13.46% from April 2022. Mid Level positions with a 32.5% share, a decline of 3.7% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with an 11.25% share, down 10% over April 2022.