Asia-Pacific witnessed a 3.9% drop in IT hiring activity in the drinks industry in September 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics dashboard.

September 2022 has seen an increase of 13.44% in the overall hiring activity when compared with August 2022.

IT jobs accounted for a 2.89% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in September 2022, registering a decrease of 0.63% over the last three-month average share.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations Occupations leads by classification in September 2022

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in Asia-Pacific with a share of 36% in September 2022, an 80% rise over the previous month. Computer and Information Analysts came in next, claiming a share of 29.33% in September 2022, marking a 46.67% month-on-month increase. In the third place was Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers with a share of 18.67% in September 2022, a 75% rise from August 2022.

Database and Network Administrators and Architects registered a share of 14.67% in September 2022, a 21.43% decline over the previous month.

Top five drinks companies in Asia-Pacific’s IT recruitment activity in September 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 68.42% in the overall IT recruitment activity of Asia-Pacific’s drinks industry during September 2022 over previous month.

Coca-Cola Europacific Partners posted 18 IT jobs in September 2022 and registered an increase of 1700% over the previous month, followed by Carlsberg with 17 jobs and a 41.67% growth. PepsiCo with 14 IT jobs and Nestle with 11 jobs, recorded a 75% rise and an 8.33% drop, respectively, while San Miguel recorded a 20% decline with 4 job postings during September 2022.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in Asia-Pacific’s drinks industry

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s drinks industry IT hiring activity with a 50.67% share in September 2022, a 52% increase over August 2022. Australia featured next with a 24% share, up 260% over the previous month. Philippines recorded a 10.67% share, a drop of 27.27% compared with August 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in September 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 88%, up by 57.14% from August 2022. Mid Level positions with an 8% share, registered a growth of 20% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 2.67% share, down 66.67% over August 2022, while Senior postings accounted for 1.33%, recording a month-on-month decline of 50%.