UK-based company The Body Shop International’s IT hiring declined 8.0% in August 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 0.15% in August 2022 when compared with July 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 16.86% share in the company’s total hiring activity in August 2022, and recorded a 1.63% decline over the last three-month average share.

Computer and Information Analysts tops The Body Shop International IT hiring in August 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by The Body Shop International, Computer and Information Analysts emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 91.94% in August 2022, and a 1.79% rise over July 2022, while Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers claimed a share of 6.45% in August 2022, and registered growth of 33.33%. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 1.61% in August 2022, a flat growth from July 2022.

Europe drives IT hiring at The Body Shop International

Europe emerged as the leading region in the global consumer IT hiring activity in August 2022 with a 61.29% share, which marked a 9.52% drop over the previous month.

North America stood next with 37.1%, registering a 27.78% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 1.61% share and a flat growth over July 2022.

The UK commanded a leading presence in the region’s consumer industry IT hiring activity with a 61.29% share in August 2022, a 5% decline over July 2022. Canada featured next with a 25.81% share, up 60% over the previous month. US recorded an 11.29% share, a decline of 12.5% compared with July 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead The Body Shop International IT hiring activity in August 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 74.19%, down by 16.36% from July 2022. Entry Level positions with a 20.97% share, a growth of 225% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 4.84% share, up 50% over July 2022.