The proportion of auto manufacturing and supply companies hiring for internet of things-related positions increased in July 2022 compared to the same month last year, with 42.6% of the companies included in our analysis recruiting for at least one such position .
The latter figure was higher than the 37.3% of companies hiring for internet of things-related jobs a year ago, but down from the 57.6% figure in June 2022.
When it came to the percentage of all job postings associated with the internet of things, related job postings declined in July 2022 from June 2022, with 1.4% of newly posted job postings associated with subject matter.
This latest figure was a drop compared to the 1.5% of newly advertised jobs linked to internet of things in the same month a year ago.
Internet of things is one of the topics that GlobalData, from whom our data is drawn for this article, has identified as a major disruptive force facing businesses in the coming years. Companies that excel today and invest in these areas are expected to be better prepared for the future business landscape and better equipped to meet unforeseen challenges.
Our analysis of the data shows that automotive manufacturing and supply companies currently hire more people for internet of things jobs than the average for all companies in the GlobalData job analysis database. The average of all companies stood at 0.9% in July 2022.
GlobalData’s job analytics database tracks the daily hiring patterns of thousands of companies around the world, pulling in jobs as they’re posted and tagging them with additional layers of data on everything from each position’s seniority to whether a job is linked to broader industry trends .