US-based company Booking Holdings IT hiring declined 8.3% in August 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 15.3% in August 2022 when compared with July 2022.

IT jobs claimed an 18.71% share in the company’s total hiring activity in August 2022, and recorded a 0.1% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Booking Holdings IT hiring in August 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Booking Holdings, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 57.53% in August 2022, and a 23.53% rise over July 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 28.77% in August 2022, and registered growth of 50%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 9.59% in August 2022, a 40% rise from July 2022.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Booking Holdings

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global travel & tourism IT hiring activity in August 2022 with a 64.38% share, which marked a 74.07% rise over the previous month.

North America stood next with 30.14%, registering a 4.35% month-on-month decline. Europe was the third leading region with a 5.48% share and a 33.33% drop over July 2022.

Thailand commanded a leading presence in the region’s travel & tourism industry IT hiring activity with a 43.84% share in August 2022, an 88.24% growth over July 2022. Canada featured next with a 12.33% share, up 200% over the previous month. India recorded a 12.33% share, an increase of 200% compared with July 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Booking Holdings IT hiring activity in August 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 53.42%, up by 14.71% from July 2022. Entry Level positions with a 31.51% share, a growth of 91.67% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 15.07% share, up 10% over July 2022.