Germany-based company ZF Friedrichshafen’s IT hiring declined 0.4% in October 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 0.15% in October 2022 when compared with September 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 17.67% share in the company’s total hiring activity in October 2022, and recorded a 0.05% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops ZF Friedrichshafen IT hiring in October 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by ZF Friedrichshafen, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 57.86% in October 2022, and a 2.22% rise over September 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 25.79% in October 2022, and registered a decline of 8.89%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 8.18% in October 2022, a 7.14% drop from September 2022.

Europe drives IT hiring at ZF Friedrichshafen

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global auto IT hiring activity in October 2022 with a 50.31% share, which marked a 12.68% rise over the previous month.

Asia-Pacific stood next with 36.48%, registering a 19.44% month-on-month decline. North America was the third leading region with a 13.21% share and a 16% drop over September 2022.

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s auto industry IT hiring activity with a 25.79% share in October 2022, a 29.31% decline over September 2022. Germany featured next with a 16.98% share, up 58.82% over the previous month. Romania recorded a 13.21% share, an increase of 40% compared with September 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead ZF Friedrichshafen IT hiring activity in October 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 70.44%, up by 12% from September 2022. Mid Level positions with a 22.01% share, a decline of 32.69% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 7.55% share, down 25% over September 2022.