New Delhi, August 14th, 2019
: Shine.com, India’s 2nd largest job search platform, recently came out with its July Jobs Report encapsulating job growth trends across several industries and functional areas. While comparing year on year growth in jobs vis-à-vis July 2018, this month, Shine.com has also mapped its data to create a job trend analysis to understand job growth since April 2019 as July-Aug are pivotal months for job changes and the report will be used by many professionals to decide their next career move.
Quality testing gaining ground as a job-creating functional area
The top 5 functional areas that have witnessed job creation growth in 2019 are IT/software, sales/BD, product/maintenance, quality/testing and customer service/back-office operations. Zooming in, one can find that quality/testing has been consistently moving up and has grown in the past month also, taking the place of customer service as the 4th largest job creator in July 2019. This is positive news for all the QA testers who are today looking for a job change.
Other functional areas that have made it to the top 10 list of job creating functional areas include finance/accounts, hotel/restaurant, travel/aviation, marketing/advertising/PR, and education/training.