UK-based company Barclays’s IT hiring an increased 13.0% in June 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity an increased by 5.3% in June 2021 when compared with May 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 31.58% share in the company’s total hiring activity in June 2021, and recorded a 0.82% down over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Barclays IT hiring in June 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Barclays, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 78.59% in June 2021, and a 17.52% growth over May 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 12.32% in June 2021, and registered a 5.17% an increase. Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 7.68% in June 2021, a 2.7% rise from May 2021.

Asia-Pacific drives IT hiring at Barclays

Asia-Pacific emerged as the leading region in the global banking and payments IT hiring activity in June 2021 with a 73.94% share, which marked a 16.93% growth over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 16.36%, registering a 24.3% month-on-month decline. North America was the third leading region with a 9.09% share and a 40.63% growth over May 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 0.61% and a month-on-month an flat growth.

India commanded a leading presence in the region’s banking and payments industry IT hiring activity with a 72.93% share in June 2021, a 17.21% growth over May 2021. the UK featured next with a 15.15% share, down 26.47% over the previous month.United States recorded a 9.09% share, an increase of 40.63% compared with May 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Barclays IT hiring activity in June 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 71.52%, up by 0.28% from May 2021. Mid Level positions with a 26.26% share, a growth of 47.73% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Senior job ads with 1.41% share, up 133.33% over May 2021, while Entry Level postings accounted for 0.81%, recording a month-on-month decline of 55.56%.