Automotive industry

Digitalization-related hiring levels in the automotive industry increased in April 2022

The proportion of automotive manufacturing and supply companies hiring for digitization-related roles increased in April 2022 compared to the equivalent month last year, with 67.2% of companies included in our analysis hiring for at least least one of these positions.

The latter figure was higher than the 64.4% of companies hiring for digitization-related jobs a year ago, but down from the figure of 73.4% in March 2022.

In terms of the rate of all digitization-related job postings, related job postings fell in April 2022, with 6.3% of newly posted job postings related to the topic.

The latter figure represents an increase from the newly announced 4.9% of digitization-related jobs in the equivalent month a year ago.

Digitization 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 scanning jobs at a lower rate than the average of all companies in GlobalData’s job analysis database. The average for all companies was 11.7% in April 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.