Ireland-based company Aptiv’s IT hiring rose 8.9% in September 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 1.46% in September 2021 when compared with August 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 29.07% share in the company’s total hiring activity in September 2021, and recorded a 1.77% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Aptiv IT hiring in September 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Aptiv, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 57.89% in September 2021, and a 4.76% rise over August 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 15.79% in September 2021, and registered growth of 80%. Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 13.16% in September 2021, a 25% rise from August 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Aptiv

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global auto IT hiring activity in September 2021 with a 35.96% share, which marked a 36.67% rise over the previous month.

North America stood next with 32.46%, registering a 54.17% month-on-month growth. Europe was the third leading region with a 31.58% share and a 2.86% rise over August 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s auto industry IT hiring activity with a 30.7% share in September 2021, a 94.44% growth over August 2021. India featured next with a 28.95% share, up 43.48% over the previous month.

Junior Level jobs lead Aptiv IT hiring activity in September 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 60.53%, up by 9.52% from August 2021. Entry Level positions with a 22.81% share, a growth of 188.89% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 16.67% share, up 11.76% over August 2021.