US-based company Ball ’s IT hiring declined 31.2% in November 2021 when compared with the previous month, according to GlobalData’s Job Analytics database.

The company’s overall hiring activity declined by 23.44% in November 2021 when compared with October 2021.

IT jobs claimed an 18.59% share in the company’s total hiring activity in November 2021, and recorded a 3.21% decline over the last three-month average share.

Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers tops Ball IT hiring in November 2021

Out of the total IT job titles posted by Ball, Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers emerged as the leading occupation, recording a share of 46.77% in November 2021, and a 25% drop over October 2021, while Database and Network Administrators and Architects claimed a share of 32.26% in November 2021, and registered a decline of 7.69%. Computer and Information Research Scientists held a share of 12.9% in November 2021, a 31.43% drop from October 2021.

North America drives IT hiring at Ball

North America emerged as the leading region in the global packaging IT hiring activity in November 2021 with a 96.24% share, which marked a 21.15% drop over the previous month.

Europe stood next with 2.15%, registering a 42.86% month-on-month decline. South & Central America was the third leading region with a 1.61% share and a 50% rise over October 2021.

The US commanded a leading presence in the region’s packaging industry IT hiring activity with a 96.24% share in November 2021, a 20.44% decline over October 2021. Brazil featured next with a 1.61% share, up 50% over the previous month.

Entry Level jobs lead Ball IT hiring activity in November 2021

Entry Level jobs held a share of 48.92%, down by 22.22% from October 2021. Junior Level positions with a 34.95% share, a decline of 26.14% compared with the previous month.

In the third place was Mid Level job ads with a 16.13% share, down 3.23% over October 2021.