US-based company XPO Logistics IT hiring declined 1.8% in September 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 21.09% in September 2021 when compared with August 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 2.03% share in the company’s total hiring activity in September 2021, and recorded a 0.52% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops XPO Logistics IT hiring in September 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by XPO Logistics, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 60.44% in September 2021, and a 17.02% rise over August 2021, while Computer and Information Analysts claimed a share of 12.09% in September 2021, and registered a decline of 35.29%. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 10.99% in September 2021, a 23.08% drop from August 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at XPO Logistics

North America emerged as the leading region in the global travel & tourism IT hiring activity in September 2021 with a 93.41% share, which marked an 8.6% drop over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 5.49%, registering a 400% month-on-month growth. Middle East & Africa was the third leading region with a 1.1% share and a flat growth over August 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s travel & tourism industry IT hiring activity with a 93.41% share in September 2021, an 8.6% decline over August 2021. The UK featured next with a 5.49% share, up 400% over the previous month.

Junior Level jobs lead XPO Logistics IT hiring activity in September 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 56.04%, down by 5.56% from August 2021. Mid Level positions with a 34.07% share, a growth of 10.71% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 9.89% share, down 30.77% over August 2021.