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September 6, 2022

PPG Industries’s IT hiring activity declines 9.1% in August 2022

By Carmen

US-based company PPG Industries IT hiring declined 9.1% in August 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 2.95% in August 2022 when compared with July 2022.

IT jobs claimed a 4.35% share in the company’s total hiring activity in August 2022, and recorded a 0.01% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops PPG Industries IT hiring in August 2022

Out of the total IT job titles posted by PPG Industries, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 60.87% in August 2022, and a 16.67% rise over July 2022, while Computer Support Specialists claimed a share of 13.04% in August 2022, and registered a decline of 40%. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 13.04% in August 2022, a 62.5% drop from July 2022.

North America drives IT hiring at PPG Industries

North America emerged as the leading region in the global oil & gas IT hiring activity in August 2022 with a 60.87% share, which marked a 30% drop over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 30.43%, registering a 41.67% month-on-month decline. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with an 8.7% share and a 33.33% drop over July 2022.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s oil & gas industry IT hiring activity with a 56.52% share in August 2022, a 31.58% decline over July 2022. Poland featured next with a 30.43% share, down 12.5% over the previous month. Malaysia recorded a 4.35% share, a decline of 66.67% compared with July 2022.

Junior Level jobs lead PPG Industries IT hiring activity in August 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 69.57%, down by 38.46% from July 2022. Mid Level positions with a 21.74% share, a growth of 25% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with an 8.7% share, down 60% over July 2022.

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