France’s apparel industry registered an 18.0% drop in IT hiring activity in November 2022 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The industry’s overall hiring is decreased by 13.67% in November 2022 when compared with October 2022.

Out of the apparel industry’s total hiring activity, IT jobs claimed a 2.9% share in November 2022, recording an increase of 0.08% over the last three-month average share.

Top five job classifications in France’s apparel industry’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

Out of the total job titles, the top five roles commanded a 100% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of France’s apparel industry in November 2022.

1) Database and Network Administrators and Architects recorded a share of 38.46% in November 2022, registering a 64.29% decline over the previous month.

2) Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers claimed a 26.92% share, a decrease of 86.27% over the previous month.

3) Miscellaneous Computer Occupations held a share of 23.08%, registering a 66.67% decline from October 2022.

4) Computer and Information Analysts captured a share of 7.69%, down 50% over the previous month.

Top five apparel companies in France’s IT recruitment activity in November 2022

The top five companies, in terms of number of jobs as tracked by GlobalData, have accounted for a combined average decline of 71.21% share in the overall IT recruitment activity of France’s apparel industry during November 2022 over October 2022.

Carrefour posted 7 IT jobs in November 2022 and registered a drop of 72% over the previous month, followed by Chanel with 5 jobs and a 66.67% growth. Les Mousquetaires with 3 IT jobs and Veepee with 2 jobs, recorded a 50% growth and a 91.67% decrease, respectively, while Amazon recorded a decline of 83.33% with 2 job postings during November 2022.

Junior Level job postings dominate in November 2022

Junior Level jobs held a share of 65.38%, down by 77.63% from October 2022. Entry Level positions with a 30.77% share, registered a decline of 50% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 3.85% share, down 90% over October 2022.