The US’s travel & tourism industry registered a 9.3% rise in IT hiring activity in October 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.
The industry’s overall hiring increased by 6.49% in October 2021 when compared with September 2021.
Out of the travel & tourism industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 3.56% share in October 2021, recording an increase of 0.38% over the last three-month average share.
Top five job classifications in the US’s travel & tourism industry’s IT recruitment activity in October 2021
Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 98.13% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of the US’s travel & tourism industry in October 2021.
How well do you really know your competitors?
Access the most comprehensive Company Profiles on the market, powered by GlobalData. Save hours of research. Gain competitive edge.
Your download email will arrive shortly
Not ready to buy yet? Download a free sample
We are confident about the unique quality of our Company Profiles. However, we want you to make the most beneficial decision for your business, so we offer a free sample that you can download by submitting the below formBy GlobalData
1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 61.34% in October 2021, registering a 0.44% flat growth over the previous month.
2) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a 14.78% share, an increase of 55.63% over the previous month.
3) Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 10.17%, registering a 24.59% rise from September 2021.
4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 7.49%, up 10.89% over the previous month.
Top five travel & tourism companies in the US’s IT recruitment activity in October 2021
The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average growth of 17.4% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of the US’s travel & tourism industry during October 2021 over September 2021.
Walt Disney posted 176 IT jobs in October 2021 and registered a rise of 46.67% over the previous month, followed by Expedia Group with 166 jobs and a 38.97% drop. BCD Travel Services with 161 IT jobs and XPO Logistics with 155 jobs, recorded a 78.89% flat growth and a 64.89% flat growth, respectively, while Expeditors International of Washington recorded an increase of 64.1% with 64 job postings during October 2021.
Junior Level job postings dominate in October 2021
Junior Level jobs held a share of 56.72%, up by 4.05% from September 2021. Mid Level positions with a 25.15% share, registered a decline of 3.59% compared with the previous month.
In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 17.19% share, up 20.66% over September 2021, while Senior postings accounted for 0.94%, recording a month-on-month increase of 40%.