Engineers of all kinds have been highly in-demand this year – and hiring for those with robotics skills are growing to new levels. Over the past 90 days, more than 1,400 job ads were posted for Engineers that included robotics skills or previous experience as a requirement. This represents a 47% year-over-year growth when compared to the same 90-day period in 2010. 605 companies advertised for these jobs, with Boeing, Engineering Services Group, CNH, First Solar, and Raytheon placing the…Continue
Added by Carolyn Menz on December 1, 2011 at 11:20am — No Comments
Engineers – particularly Industrial Engineers – have been in high demand this year. However as the end of the calendar year approaches, hiring demand for most occupations decreases. Industrial Engineers have seen this slowing since the summer. In October, Recruiters placed a total of 15,900 new online job ads for Industrial Engineers in the US. This represents a decline of 23% since the 4-year high in May (when more than 20,000 jobs were advertised) and a year-over-year decline of 1.4%. In…Continue
Added by Carolyn Menz on November 17, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
Computer Application Software Engineers are a highly demanded tech job. At the time of writing, about 6,600 US employers are advertising more than 97,000 unique jobs online for this occupation – 26,000 of which have been posted in just the past 30 days. Demand for this occupation during September grew more than 23% from the same month in 2010 and 78% compared to 2009. Since the talent pool for this occupation has not grown at the same pace as hiring demand, Recruiters are facing difficult…Continue
Added by Carolyn Menz on October 20, 2011 at 10:31am — No Comments
Similar to demand in the US, the volume of job ads for Engineers in Canada has seen increases this year. Over the past 90 days, Recruiters placed more than 18,000 new job ads online at an 11% year-over-year increase. The majority of the ads were placed by employers (73%), while staffing firms represented about 27% of online ads.
Hiring Demand for Engineers in Canada – 4 Years…Continue
Added by Carolyn Menz on October 5, 2011 at 9:34am — No Comments
Industrial Engineers are in high demand these days, with online job ads up 65% nationally since the beginning of 2011. Employers and staffing agencies posted over 21,500 new online job ads in May, the highest ad volume in the past four years. Another 21,250 new ads were posted in June, a slight dip from May but still 52% higher than June 2010.
Added by Carolyn Menz on July 28, 2011 at 11:26am — No Comments
Companies in the Engineering Services sector posted more than 16,000 new job ads in March. Hiring demand in the Engineering Services sector has grown 104% from its 4-year low in December 2009.
Hiring Demand for Engineering Services Sector — 4 Years:…Continue
Added by Carolyn Menz on April 25, 2011 at 4:51pm — No Comments