The Italian banking and payments industry experienced a 34% rise in new job postings in Q4 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Intesa Sanpaolo with 253 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of banking and payments company job postings. GlobalData’s Banking & Payments: Hiring Trends & Signals Q4 2023 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.

Notably, Computer and Mathematical Occupations jobs accounted for a 23% share of the Italian banking and payments industry new job postings in Q4 2023, up by 71% over the prior quarter.

Computer and Mathematical Occupations drive banking and payments industry hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which accounted for 23% of the total new job postings in Q4 2023 and were down by 57% year-on-year. Second highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 16% and drop by 48% year-on-year, and third highest were Management Occupations, which were 17% of the new job postings and 61% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in banking and payments industry accounted for 65% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Intesa Sanpaolo with 253, followed by Euronext with 41, while the highest increase was at ING Group at 19%.

For further understanding of GlobalData's Banking & Payments: Hiring Trends & Signals Q4 2023, buy the report here.

This content was updated on 6 January 2024

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