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Monster Employment Index India rises 10% YoY

India Infoline News Service | Mumbai | December 19, 2012 12:17 IST

The Index does not reflect the trend of any one advertiser or source, but is an aggregate measure of the change in job listings across the industry.

TheMonster Employment IndexIndiais a monthly gauge of online job posting activity based on a real-time review of millions of employer job opportunities culled from a large representative selection of career Web sites and online job listings across India. The Index does not reflect the trend of any one advertiser or source, but is an aggregate measure of the change in job listings across the industry.

The Monster Employment Index India is carrying slightly less upward momentum than in October, but double digit gains on the year signal ongoing confidence by Indian businesses in the current economy. Sectors like Engineering, Construction; Education, Auto, Healthcare have shown positive annual growth, said Sanjay Modi, Managing Director, Monster.com (India/ Middle- East/ South East Asia).

Monster Employment Index India results for the past 18 months are as follows:

Jun
11
Jul
11
Aug
11
Sep
11
Oct
11
Nov 11Dec 11Jan 12Feb 12Mar 12Apr 12May 12Jun 12Jul 12Aug 12Sep 12Oct 12Nov 12Y-O-Y
12212312012111911711512011512412912812612812613213512910%

Industry Year-over-year Trends:16 of the 27 industry sectors monitored by the Monster Employment Index registered expansion in online recruitment activity between November11 and November12.

Media & Entertainment and NGO/Social Services sectors(up 36 percent) exhibited the highest annual growth among sectors

Shipping Marine(up 28 percent), sector showed positive growth in online recruitment activity between November 11 and November12

Production and Manufacturing(down 24 percent) showed steepest annual decline

Top Growth IndustriesLowest Growth Industries
Year-over-year GrowthNov 11Nov 12% Growth
Y-o-y
Year-over-year GrowthNov11Nov 12% Growth Y-o-y
Media & Entertainment10814736%Chemicals/ Plastic/ Rubber, Paints, Fertilizer/ Pesticides116105-9%
NGO/Social Services9713236%Banking/ Financial Services , Insurance10793-13%
Shipping/Marine12516028%Home Appliances143123-14%
Printing/ Packaging9811820%Import / Export11893-21%
Engineering, Cement, Construction, Iron/ Steel11713717%Production and Manufacturing10076-24%

Occupation Year-over-year Trends:Online demand improved in eight of 13 occupational groups monitored by the Monster Employment Index between November11 and November12.

Arts/Creative(up 28 percent)followed byLegal(up 14 percent) charted the most substantial annual gains amongst the occupational groups

Finance & Accounts(down eight percent) exhibited the steepest annual decline among occupation groups


Top Growth OccupationsLowest Growth Occupations
Year-over-year GrowthNov
11
Nov
12
% Growth
Y-o-y
Year-over-year GrowthNov
11
Nov 12% Growth Y-o-y
Arts/Creative11815128%Software, Hardware, Telecom121119-2%
Legal11613214%HR & Admin115110-4%
Health Care1061148%Hospitality & Travel147138-6%
Customer Service1111165%Engineering /Production117109-7%
Purchase/ Logistics/ Supply Chain1301343%Finance & Accounts10698-8%

Geographic year-over-year Trends:Online recruitment activity was up on the year for 12 of the 13 locations monitored by the index.

Kochi(up 35 percent) followed byJaipur(up 27 percent) led all cities in annual growth

Among major metro-areas,Bangalore and Hyderabad(up 14 percent) registered the highest annual growth

Delhi-NCR(down three percent)exhibited steepest annual decline amongst occupational groups


Top Growth CitiesLowest Growth Cities
Year-over-year GrowthNov
11
Nov
12
% Growth
Y-o-y
Year-over-year GrowthNov
11
Nov
12
% Growth Y-o-y
Kochi13017535%Chennai1161269%
Jaipur11915127%Pune1181213%
Baroda12014723%Ahmedabad1041062%
Chandigarh11413619%Kolkata1151172%
Coimbatore13515616%Delhi-NCR119115-3%

By Industry

20112012
NovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNov
IT - Hardware, Software131131142128142145139132129131144143130
BPO/ITES12511112311212412111199100104117123119
Engineering, Cement, Construction, Iron/Steel117118129117128126114113111115134149137
Banking/Financial Services/Insurance107911008310411099969491969793
Education94102109104109109111114112100102106106
Production and Manufacturing1001039390969794938984899076
Automotive/Ancillaries/Tyres130130143131145150147144140137142149141
Telecom/ISP10688959197100103949196109113103
Oil/Gas/Petroleum, Power126135132133145148138137130129127136123
Healthcare, Bio Technology & Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals110114121127125134119119121116125133123
Advertising, Market Research, Public Relations89919085969695919396101106101
Travel & Tourism147146141142140134140140143142147160148
Home Appliances143133130122137140138133136129130133123
Media & Entertainment10810410097119121118119128133141156147
Chemicals/Plastic/Rubber, Paints, Fertilizer/Pesticides116115112104123122111105102103104117105
Consumer Goods/FMCG, Food & Packaged Food108117114113114115115114116118122125116
Garments/Textiles/Leather, Gems & Jewellery140135127117134146148140144137160154142
Real Estate123130126123133135133127134130137145139
Retail139138137130139143143137139141168169149
Logistic, Courier/Freight/Transportation127112110120138131124128145134146146139
Import/Export1181101211101301241149899899510193
Government/PSU/Defence1171021019595929488949498104106
Shipping/Marine125125128116120129122106140161163171160
Printing/Packaging98899492108109111111123112120126118
NGO/Social Services9797106103123122109100113112121131132
Agro based industries132133125110119119120


 

 
 
 
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