HR and IT vacancies in the Life Sciences industry

Clinical Professionals and Vacancysoft

April 2017

Key trends emerging include:

  • In the 12-month period ended 31 March 2017 the Life Sciences industry had 9.3% more vacancies for HR staff in Europe than in the previous 12-month period.
  • The Life Sciences industry in Europe had 1.5% more vacancies for IT staff in the 12 months ended 31 March 2017 compared to the 12-month period ended 31 March 2016.
  • Countries from Central and Eastern Europe saw the fastest growth in vacancies in the Life Sciences industry for both HR and IT staff.

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The April edition of the monthly reports co-produced by Vacancysoft and Clinical Professionals on recruitment in the Life Sciences industry looks at vacancies in 39 European nations over the last 24 months for staff from two professions: IT and HR. With uncertainty about the future in the industry, in which countries are companies now looking to locate their HR and IT functions? Did growth come from ‘Big Pharma’ or the other sectors? Which IT specialisms are hot right now? And which sub-specialisms? What kinds of HR specialists are the most sought-after? Is growth generally coming from the huge global corporations or the smaller firms? Which particular companies saw the biggest rises in numbers of vacancies over the last 12 months? The answers to all of those questions and more can be found in this report.

Vacancysoft is the Data Publisher for the Recruitment Industry. We provide recruiters with daily lead lists that help to monitor their clients’ hiring and to identify companies struggling to hire.

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