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August 18, 2021

Willis Towers Watson’s IT hiring activity increases 7.1% in July 2021

By Verdict Staff

UK-based company Willis Towers Watson’s IT hiring increased 7.1% in July 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics.

The company’s overall hiring activity increased by 11.57% in July 2021 when compared with June 2021.

IT jobs claimed a 12.22% share in the company’s total hiring activity in July 2021, and recorded a 0.69% growth over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Willis Towers Watson IT hiring in July 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Willis Towers Watson, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 45.31% in July 2021, and a 58.87% drop over June 2021, while Miscellaneous Computer Occupations claimed a share of 33.59% in July 2021, and registered a 40.28% decline. Computer Support Specialists held a share of 8.59% in July 2021, a 26.67% drop from June 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Willis Towers Watson

North America emerged as the leading region in the global insurance IT hiring activity in July 2021 with a 46.88% share, which marked a 53.13% drop over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 22.66%, registering a 59.15% month-on-month decline. Asia-Pacific was the third leading region with a 21.09% share and a 12.9% drop over June 2021.

In the fourth place was South & Central America with a share of 9.38% and a month-on-month decline of 45.45%.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s insurance industry IT hiring activity with a 45.31% share in July 2021, a 52.46% decline over June 2021. the UK featured next with a 21.09% share, down 57.14% over the previous month.Philippines recorded a 12.5% share, an increase of 14.29% compared with June 2021.

Junior Level jobs lead Willis Towers Watson IT hiring activity in July 2021

Junior Level jobs held a share of 82.03%, down by 46.97% from June 2021. Mid Level positions with an 11.72% share, a decline of 54.55% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Entry Level job ads with 6.25% share, down 61.9% over June 2021.

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