The Indian aerospace, defence and security industry experienced 0.56% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Raytheon Technologies with 772 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of aerospace, defence and security company job postings. Gain an in-depth understanding of the important India defense market drivers, defense strategies, and market sizing by sectors with GlobalData’s India Defense Market report. Buy the report here.

Notably, Computer and Mathematical Occupations jobs accounted for an 18% share of the Indian’s aerospace, defence and security industry new job postings in Q1 2023, down by 25% over the prior quarter.

Computer and Mathematical Occupations drive aerospace, defence and security hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which accounted for 18% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were down by 46% year-on-year. Second highest were Architecture and Engineering Occupations, which accounted for 13% and rise by 40% year-on-year, and third highest were Management Occupations, which were 12% of the new job postings and 101% higher year-on-year.

Top five companies in aerospace, defence and security accounted for 73% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Raytheon Technologies with 772, followed by Thales with 409, while the highest increase was at BAE Systems at 1%.

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