Friday, March 5, 2021
Tech hiring consistently above pre-pandemic levels: Indeed
Mumbai, 5th March 2021: Data from Indeed, the world’s #1 job site indicates that tech job postings in India were up 13% in January 2021 from a year ago, in January 2020. A study of tech job postings on the platform, a real-time indicator of labour market activity in India, shows that hiring in tech roles between April 2020 and January 2021 was consistently above pre-pandemic levels, peaking 17% in November 2020. Indeed also assessed the fastest growing tech roles in India and companies actively hiring for these roles from 2020 - 2021. Top 10 fastest-rising tech jobs in India: Sl no Job Title 1 Application Developer 2 IT Security Specialist 3 Salesforce Developer 4 Site Reliability Engineer 5 Cloud Engineer 6 Business Intelligence Developer 7 Sap Consultant 8 Senior Quality Assurance Engineer 9 Technical Consultant 10 Automation Engineer Top 10 companies hiring for these roles in January 2021: Hiring for tech roles was primarily driven by IT, ITeS, financial services, e-commerce, and consulting sectors. Companies that accounted for maximum hiring in this space are: Sl no Companies 1 Accenture 2 JP Morgan Chase 3 Ernst & Young 4 Oracle 5 Genpact 6 Wells Fargo 7 Cognizant Technology Solutions 8 IBM 9 Wipro 10 Capgemini Top paying tech roles in India in 2020 - 2021 S No. Job Title 1 Software Architect 2 Technical Lead 3 Cloud Engineer 4 Senior Software Engineer 5 Full Stack Developer “With the pandemic necessitating ‘remote working’ and more technology-based business operations, organizations have had to ramp up their tech hiring to support this transition. This is reflected in our data, which shows a steady upward shift. We believe that digitization and ‘virtual’ operations will continue to increase in the near future, creating a strong demand for tech-related jobs across sectors,” said Sashi Kumar, Managing Director, Indeed.com. About Indeed: More people find jobs on Indeed than anywhere else. Indeed is the #1 job site in the world and allows job seekers to search millions of jobs on the web or mobile in over 60 countries and 28 languages. More than 250 million people each month search for jobs, post resumes, and research companies on Indeed.