Automotive industry

Data analytics hiring levels in the automotive industry increased in October 2021

The proportion of automotive manufacturing and supply companies hiring for data analytics roles increased in October 2021 compared to the equivalent month last year, with 74.2% of companies included in our analysis recruiting for at least one of these positions.

The latter figure was higher than the 64.4% of companies hiring for jobs related to data analytics a year ago and an increase from the figure of 72.1% in September 2021.

In terms of the rate of all data analytics-related job postings, related job postings fell in October 2021, with 6.6% of newly posted job postings related to the topic.

The latter figure represents an increase from the 6.1% of newly advertised jobs that were related to data analytics in the equivalent month a year ago.

Data analytics 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 coming years. 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 data analytics jobs at a higher rate than the average of all companies in GlobalData’s job analytics database. The average for all companies was 5.9% in October 2021.

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.