North America’s food service industry IT hiring activity rises 11.2% in June 2021
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North America’s food service industry IT hiring activity rises 11.2% in June 2021

29 Jul 2021

North America’s food service industry IT hiring activity rises 11.2%  in June 2021

North America witnessed an 11.2% rise in IT hiring activity in the food service industry in June 2021 compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics index.

June 2021 has seen an decrease of 5.32% in the overall hiring activity when compared with May 2021.

IT jobs accounted for a 0.16% share in the industry’s total hiring activity in June 2021, registering an increase of 0.04% over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations leads by classification in June 2021

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers Occupations emerged as the leading IT occupation in North America with a share of 53.23% in June 2021, a flat growth over the previous month. Database and Network Administrators and Architects came in next, claiming a share of 12.44% in June 2021, marking a 25% month-on-month an increase. In the third place was Computer and Information Analysts with a share of 11.44% in June 2021, a 27.78% growth from May 2021.

Miscellaneous Computer Occupations registered a share of 9.95% in June 2021, a 5.26% rise over the previous month.

Top five food service companies in North America’s IT recruitment activity in June 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, accounted for a combined average growth of 32.73% in the overall IT recruitment activity of North America’s food service industry during June 2021 over previous month.

Cineworld Group posted 65 IT jobs in June 2021 and registered a an increase of 4.84% over the previous month, followed by Starbucks with 37 jobs and a 131.25% growth. Compass Group with 26 IT jobs and Chick-fil-A with 11 jobs, recorded a 44.44% growth and a flat growth, respectively, while BJ’s Restaurants recorded a 133.33% an increase with 7 job postings during June 2021.

Country-wise composition of IT hiring in North America’s food service industry

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s food service industry IT hiring activity with a 98.01% share in June 2021, a 14.53% rise over May 2021. Canada featured next with a 1.99% share, up 300% over the previous month.

Junior Level job postings dominate in June 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 44.78%, down by 2.17% from May 2021. Mid Level positions with a 43.78% share, a growth of 15.79% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 11.44% share, up 475% over May 2021.

Methodology:

GlobalData’s unique Job analytics enables understanding of hiring trends, strategies, and predictive signals across sectors, themes, companies, and geographies. Intelligent web crawlers capture data from publicly available sources. Key parameters include active, posted and closed jobs, posting duration, experience, seniority level, educational qualifications and skills.