US-based company Affiliated Managers Group’s IT hiring an increased 145.5% in May 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity an increased by 99.89% in May 2021 when compared with April 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 42.28% share in the company’s total hiring activity in May 2021, and recorded an 8.03% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Affiliated Managers Group IT hiring in May 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Affiliated Managers Group, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 92.11% in May 2021, and a 1642.86% growth over April 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 3.77% in May 2021, and registered a 1000% an increase. Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 3.71% in May 2021, a 2600% rise from April 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Affiliated Managers Group

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global banking and payments IT hiring activity in May 2021 with a 66.78% share, which marked a 1577.59% growth over the previous month.

North America stood next with 33.15%, registering a 1409.38% month-on-month growth. Middle East & Africa was the third leading region with a 0.07% share and a flat growth over April 2021.

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s banking and payments industry IT hiring activity with a 62.53% share in May 2021, a 2579.41% growth over April 2021. the US featured next with a 29.65% share, up 1442.86% over the previous month.Sri Lanka recorded a 4.26% share, an increase of 169.57% compared with April 2021.

Entry Level jobs lead Affiliated Managers Group IT hiring activity in May 2021

Entry Level jobs held a share of 54.91%, up by 79900% from April 2021. Junior Level positions with a 22.79% share, a growth of 492.86% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with 22.31% share, up 884.85% over April 2021.