Ireland-based company Aptiv’s IT hiring rose 3.1% in May 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 3.37% in May 2022 when compared with April 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 19.38% share in the company’s total hiring activity in May 2022, and recorded a 0.19% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Aptiv IT hiring in May 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Aptiv, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 61.46% in May 2022, and a 68.57% rise over April 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 27.08% in May 2022, and registered growth of 100%. Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 7.29% in May 2022, a 40% rise from April 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at Aptiv

North America emerged as the leading region in the global auto IT hiring activity in May 2022 with a 35.42% share, which marked a 277.78% rise over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 31.25%, registering a 20% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 30.21% share and a 52.63% rise over April 2022.

In the fourth place was Middle East & Africa with a share of 3.13% and a month-on-month flat growth.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s auto industry IT hiring activity with a 33.33% share in May 2022, a 300% growth over April 2022. China featured next with a 23.96% share, up 53.33% over the previous month. Poland recorded a 22.92% share, an increase of 46.67% compared with April 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Aptiv IT hiring activity in May 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 71.88%, up by 76.92% from April 2022. Entry Level positions with a 15.63% share, a growth of 36.36% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 12.5% share, up 300% over April 2022.