Automotive industry

Automotive Internet of Things hiring levels increased in March 2022

The proportion of automotive manufacturing and supply companies hiring for IoT-related roles increased in March 2022 compared to the equivalent month last year, with 43.1% of companies included in our analysis recruiting for at least one of these positions.

The latter figure was higher than the 40.7% of companies hiring for IoT-related jobs a year ago, but down from the 47.6% figure in February 2022.

In terms of the rate of all IoT-related job postings, related job postings remained stable in March 2022, with 1.9% of newly posted job postings related to the topic.

The latter figure was the highest monthly figure recorded in the past year and represents an increase from the newly announced 1.7% of IoT-related jobs in the equivalent month of the year. former.

The Internet of Things is one of the topics that GlobalData, from which our data is drawn for this article, has identified as a key disruptive force that businesses will face in the years to come. Companies that excel and invest in these areas are now seen as better prepared for the future business landscape and better equipped to weather unforeseen challenges.

Our data analysis shows that automotive manufacturing and supply companies are currently hiring for IoT-related jobs at a higher rate than the average of all companies in GlobalData’s job analytics database. . The average for all companies was 1% in March 2022.

GlobalData’s job analytics database tracks the daily hiring patterns of thousands of companies around the world, pulling in jobs as they are posted and tagging them with additional layers data on everything from how long each position has been in to whether a job is related to a larger industry. tendencies.