Info on the job market and index Advertsdata
European Job Market: 23,3 Percent growth
In January index Advertsdata could analyse 1.341.790 job offers* in the job markets of the newspapers and job boards in 10 European countries. This is an increase of 23.3 % compared to December 2015. (Multiple postings in several sources possible)
Vacancies in the manufacturing industry (as percentage of total job market)
index Advertsdata analysed more than 1.2 million job adverts in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, France, Denmark, Sweden and Norway in January 2017.
The percentage of job postings in the manufacturing industry in these eleven European countries averages out at 8.5 %.
As expected, the part of manufacturing in the German job market is the highest one (15.6 %). Denmark with 12.5 % and Austria with 11.6 % completing the top three. In Swiss, 10.7 % of all job offers come from producing industry.
Norway (4.5 %), France (3.6 %) and the Netherlands (1.6 %) have relatively small portions of advertisements of industrial enterprises.
Development of the Job Market in 2016
index Advertsdata evaluated 2016 about 500 print and online media in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, France, Denmark, Sweden and Norway.
About 14 million job advertisements were posted from January till December 2016 in these media. The most job ads were posted in November (1,376,500), followed by September (1,344,380).
The fewest qualified employees were wanted in February. Only 1,011,670 jobs were offered during this period.
All in all, we can indicate a highly positive development trend. The employers posted in December 17 % more job advertisements than in January.