Spain’s insurance industry registered an 11.9% rise in IT hiring activity in August 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 3.31% in August 2021 when compared with July 2021.

Out of the insurance industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 32.19% share in August 2021, recording an increase of 6.74% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in Spain’s insurance industry’s IT recruitment activity in August 2021

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 105.88% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Spain’s insurance industry in August 2021.

1) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers recorded a share of 77.94% in August 2021, registering a 1.92% flat growth over the previous month.

2) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a 14.71% share, a decrease of 16.67% over the previous month.

3) Database and Network Administrators and Architects held a share of 5.88%, registering a flat growth from July 2021.

4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 5.88%, up 33.33% over the previous month.

Top five insurance companies in Spain’s IT recruitment activity in August 2021

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average flat growth share in the overall IT recruitment activity of Spain’s insurance industry during August 2021 over July 2021.

Zurich Insurance Group posted 59 IT jobs in August 2021 and registered a rise of 15.69% over the previous month, followed by Allianz with 7 jobs and a 30% drop. Swiss Re with 2 IT jobs, recorded a flat growth.

Junior Level job postings dominate in August 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 51.47%, down by 7.89% from July 2021. Mid Level positions with a 29.41% share, registered a decline of 4.76% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with a 19.12% share, up 18.18% over July 2021.