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November 16, 2021updated 03 Dec 2021 6:24am

Thales’s IT hiring activity declines 2.7% in October 2021

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

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 9.46% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 19.73% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2021, and recorded a 3.75% decline over the last three-month average share.

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

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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 77.64% in October 2021, and a 7.3% rise over September 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 8.07% in October 2021, and registered a decline of 35%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 7.14% in October 2021, a 20.69% drop from September 2021.

Europe drives IT hiring at Thales

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global aerospace, defence & security IT hiring activity in October 2021 with a 61.18% share, which marked a 15.81% drop over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 20.5%, registering a 4.76% month-on-month growth. North America was the third leading region with a 17.39% share and a 143.48% rise over September 2021.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 0.93% and a month-on-month decline of 40%.

France commanded a leading presence in the region’s aerospace, defence & security industry IT hiring activity with a 41.3% share in October 2021, a 15.82% decline over September 2021. Australia featured next with a 10.56% share, up 47.83% over the previous month. Canada recorded a 10.25% share, an increase of 120% compared with September 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Thales IT hiring activity in October 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 73.91%, down by 4.42% from September 2021. Mid Level positions with a 16.15% share, a growth of 10.64% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 9.94% share, up 6.67% over September 2021.

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