Decline of the European job market

In October 2019, index Advertsdata processed 1,416,051 job offers* from newspapers and job boards in 9 European countries. This is a decrease of 10,5 % compared to October 2018.
*multiple postings in several sources possible

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Germany
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Austria
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Switzerland
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Belgium
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Netherlands
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France
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Luxembourg
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Denmark
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Sweden
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Number of Job Ads per Vacancy

index Advertsdata processed more than 3.4 million job adverts in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway and Sweden in September 2019.

Across all ten countries, the average number of ads posted, in print or online media, was 1.38 ads per job.
The highest average was in Norway: to recruit a new employee, 1.69 job advertisements were posted per company. The Netherlands follow with 1.62 job ads.

Danish and Austrian companies rarely post more than one advertisement per job in print or online media. The number of multiple postings for the same vacancy in Luxembourg is quite small as well.

Number of Job Ads per Vacancy in September 2019

Percentage of Job Ads in English

index Advertsdata processed 3.446.624 job adverts in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway and Sweden in September 2019.

The percentage of job ads in English in all ten countries is an average of 3 %. Luxembourg has the highest part of English job adverts, 40 %. The reason could be the strong international financial sector.

In Denmark (15 %) and Switzerland (11 %) of the job postings are in English, which is also relatively high. Sweden and Norway follow with 9 %. Belgium and the Netherlands, 5 %. Austria follows with 4 %. Germany (2 %) and lastly, France with 1 %

Percentage of Job Ads in English in September 2019
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