France-based company Thales IT hiring rose 2.7% in November 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 13.3% in November 2021 when compared with October 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 19.2% share in the company’s total hiring activity in November 2021, and recorded a 4.11% decline over the last three-month average share.

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

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Thales, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 70.28% in November 2021, and a 10.28% drop over October 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 13.33% in November 2021, and registered growth of 71.43%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 11.11% in November 2021, a 42.86% rise from October 2021.

Europe drives IT hiring at Thales

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global aerospace, defence & security IT hiring activity in November 2021 with a 60.56% share, which marked a 3.96% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 20.56%, registering a 12.12% month-on-month growth. North America was the third leading region with a 17.22% share and an 11.43% drop over October 2021.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 1.39% and a month-on-month increase of 25%. South & Central America stood at the bottom of the table with a share of 0.28%, registering a flat growth over the previous month.

France commanded a leading presence in the region’s aerospace, defence & security industry IT hiring activity with a 33.06% share in November 2021, a 25.63% decline over October 2021. The UK featured next with a 9.44% share, up 41.67% over the previous month. Canada recorded an 8.61% share, a decline of 32.61% compared with October 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Thales IT hiring activity in November 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 69.44%, down by 7.41% from October 2021. Mid Level positions with a 20.28% share, a growth of 35.19% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 10% share, down 16.28% over October 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.28%, recording a month-on-month flat growth.