US-based company Exxon Mobil’s IT hiring declined 10.5% in February 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 4.86% in February 2022 when compared with January 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 15.98% share in the company’s total hiring activity in February 2022, and recorded a 3.6% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Exxon Mobil IT hiring in February 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Exxon Mobil, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 68.75% in February 2022, and an 11.59% rise over January 2022, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 11.61% in February 2022, and registered growth of 8.33%. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 10.71% in February 2022, a 7.69% drop from January 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at Exxon Mobil

North America emerged as the leading region in the global oil & gas IT hiring activity in February 2022 with a 44.64% share, which marked a 19.05% rise over the previous month.

South & Central America stood next with 28.57%, registering a 6.67% month-on-month growth. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 13.39% share and a 25% rise over January 2022.

In the fourth place was Europe with a share of 13.39% and a month-on-month decline of 16.67%.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s oil & gas industry IT hiring activity with a 44.64% share in February 2022, a 19.05% growth over January 2022. Brazil featured next with a 28.57% share, up 45.45% over the previous month. Hungary recorded a 10.71% share, a decline of 14.29% compared with January 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead Exxon Mobil IT hiring activity in February 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 73.21%, down by 1.2% from January 2022. Mid Level positions with a 13.39% share, a growth of 36.36% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 13.39% share, up 87.5% over January 2022.