Japan-based company Panasonic’s IT hiring declined 11.4% in April 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 14.43% in April 2022 when compared with March 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 36.5% share in the company’s total hiring activity in April 2022, and recorded a 2.48% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Panasonic IT hiring in April 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Panasonic, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 57.89% in April 2022, and a 40.22% drop over March 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 22.11% in April 2022, and registered a decline of 36.36%. Computer and Information Analysts held a share of 10.53% in April 2022, a 58.33% drop from March 2022.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Panasonic

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global consumer IT hiring activity in April 2022 with a 54.74% share, which marked a 26.76% drop over the previous month.

North America stood next with 30.53%, registering a 14.71% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 14.74% share and a 69.57% drop over March 2022.

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s consumer industry IT hiring activity with a 54.74% share in April 2022, a 24.64% decline over March 2022. Mexico featured next with a 22.11% share, up 75% over the previous month. Spain recorded a 10.53% share, a decline of 70.59% compared with March 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Panasonic IT hiring activity in April 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 57.89%, down by 40.86% from March 2022. Mid Level positions with a 30.53% share, a decline of 38.3% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with an 11.58% share, down 8.33% over March 2022.