Updates 2018-08-27T13:56:07+00:00

European job market: 12,6 percent growth

In July 2018 index Advertsdata could analyse 1.095.086 job offers* in the job markets of the newspapers and job boards in 10 European countries. This is an increase of 12,6 % compared to July 2017.
*multiple postings in several sources possible

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The most in-demand jobs

index Advertsdata analysed 3,128,593 job adverts in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, France, Denmark, Sweden and Norway in May 2018.

Craftsmen are most in-demand (19 % of all job ads), followed by technical staff (14 %) and sales staff (12 %). Project managers (8 %) and employees within Transport, logistics, warehousing (7 %) are also strongly required.

Development of the european jobmarket

In 2017, index Advertsdata classified about 500 print and online media in Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, France, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

About 14 million job advertisements were posted from January till December 2017 in these media.

Most job ads were posted in May (1,312,156), followed by September (1,297,186). The fewest qualified employees were wanted in February. Only 1,115,916 jobs were offered during this period.  An increase at the end of the third quarter was followed by a further decline in December. 4% fewer ads were published in December than in January.

Development of the european jobmarket
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