The French banking and payments industry experienced a 13% rise in new job postings in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Societe Generale with 4,519 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of banking and payments company job postings. GlobalData’s Banking & Payments: Hiring Trends & Signals Q3 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 6% share of the French banking and payments industry new job postings in Q3 2023, down by 23% 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 6% of the total new job postings in Q3 2023 and were down by 59% year-on-year. Second highest were Management Occupations, which accounted for 5% and drop by 66% year-on-year, and third highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which were 43% of the new job postings and 70% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in banking and payments industry accounted for 88% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Societe Generale with 4,519, followed by Lazard with 292, while the highest increase was at Credit Agricole at 38%.

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