US-based company NIKE’s IT hiring rose 15.1% in November 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 5.19% in November 2021 when compared with October 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 10.42% share in the company’s total hiring activity in November 2021, and recorded a 2.1% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops NIKE IT hiring in November 2021

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 79.82% in November 2021, and a 38.1% rise over October 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 7.34% in November 2021, and registered growth of 100%. Computer and Information Analysts held a share of 4.59% in November 2021, a 61.54% drop from October 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at NIKE

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global retail IT hiring activity in November 2021 with a 45.87% share, which marked a 163.16% rise over the previous month.

North America stood next with 43.12%, registering a 16.07% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with an 11.01% share and a 33.33% rise over October 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s retail industry IT hiring activity with a 42.2% share in November 2021, a 17.86% decline over October 2021. India featured next with a 20.18% share, up 175% over the previous month. China recorded a 16.51% share, an increase of 1700% compared with October 2021.

Mid Level jobs lead NIKE IT hiring activity in November 2021

Mid Level jobs held a share of 47.71%, up by 160% from October 2021. Junior Level positions with a 39.45% share, a decline of 21.82% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 10.09% share, up 22.22% over October 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 2.75%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.