The global aerospace, defence and security industry experienced a 1% drop in new job postings related to social responsibility in Q3 2022 compared with the previous quarter, according to GlobalData’s Jobs Analytics. This compares to a 1% decrease in the previous quarter and an 282% increase versus Q3 2021.
Notably, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers jobs accounted for a 7% share of the global aerospace, defence and security industry’s social responsibility-related total new job postings in Q3 2022, down 6% over the prior quarter.
Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers, with a share of 7%, emerged as the top social responsibility-related job roles within the aerospace, defence and security industry in Q3 2022, with new job postings drop by 6% quarter-on-quarter. Computer and Information Research Scientists came in second with a share of 4% in Q3 2022, with new job postings rising by 9% over the previous quarter.
The other prominent social responsibility roles include Database and Network Administrators and Architects with a 4% share in Q3 2022, Electrical and Electronics Engineers with a 3% share of new job postings.
The top companies, in terms of number of new job postings tracked by GlobalData, as of Q3 2022 were Northrop Grumman , General Dynamics , Raytheon Technologies and Boeing. Together they accounted for a combined share of 0% of all social responsibility-related active jobs in the aerospace, defence and security industry.
Northrop Grumman posted 8,162 social responsibility-related new jobs in Q3 2022, General Dynamics 3,193 jobs, Raytheon Technologies 1,113 jobs, and Boeing 907 jobs, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.
The largest share of social responsibility-related new job postings in the aerospace, defence and security industry in Q3 2022 was in the US with 88% followed by the UK (4%) and India (1%). The share represented by the US was -1% lower than the 89% share it accounted for in Q2 2022.