The global oil and gas industry experienced a 12% rise in new job postings related to corporate governance in Q3 2022 compared with the previous quarter, according to GlobalData’s Jobs Analytics. This compares to a 12% increase in the previous quarter and an 88% increase versus Q3 2021.
Notably, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers jobs accounted for a 3% share of the global oil and gas industry’s corporate governance-related total new job postings in Q3 2022, up 1% over the prior quarter.
Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers, with a share of 3%, emerged as the top corporate governance-related job roles within the oil and gas industry in Q3 2022, with new job postings rising by 1% quarter-on-quarter. Computer and Information Systems Managers came in second with a share of 2% in Q3 2022, with new job postings rising by 13% over the previous quarter.
The other prominent corporate governance roles include Occupational Health and Safety Specialists and Technicians with a 2% share in Q3 2022, Retail Salespersons with a 2% share of new job postings.
The top companies, in terms of number of new job postings tracked by GlobalData, as of Q3 2022 were Shell, Exxon Mobil , John Wood Group and ONE Gas . Together they accounted for a combined share of 1% of all corporate governance-related active jobs in the oil and gas industry.
The largest share of corporate governance-related new job postings in the oil and gas industry in Q3 2022 was in the US with 50% followed by India (11%) and the UK (7%). The share represented by the US was -3% lower than the 53% share it accounted for in Q2 2022.