JOB MARKET REVIEW – KSA (FEBRUARY 2016)

90
  • Monster Employment Index KSA declines three percent on the year
  • Consumer Goods/ FMCG, Food & Packaged Food , Home Appliance, Garments/ Textiles/ Leather, Gems & Jewellery continues to chart the steepest growth, year-on-year
  • Hospitality records the steepest fall in online recruitment activity on an annual basis
  • Among job roles, Health Care registers the most notable growth in demand on the year

 

UAE Top Growth Industries

UAE Lowest Growth Industries

Year-over-year GrowthFeb15Feb16% GrowthY-o-YYear-over-year GrowthFeb15Feb16% Growth Y-o-Y
Health Care13924576%Hospitality109106-3%
Education12721872%Advertising, Market Research, Public Relations, Media and Entertainment9692-4%
IT and Telecom/ISP9014258%Oil and Gas7973-8%

UAE Top Growth Occupations

UAE Lowest Growth Occupations

Year-over-year GrowthFeb15Feb16% Growth   Y-o-YYear-over-year GrowthFeb15Feb16% Growth Y-o-Y
Sales and BD10718775%Purchase / Logistics / Supply Chain12113310%
Health Care14924766%Hospitality and Travel9993-6%
Software, Hardware, Telecom9915860%Finance and Account110100-9%

By Industry

2015

2016

FebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecJanFeb
Engineering, Construction and Real Estate146151156149151140131143147154158142147
BFSI192201217218217214183187214195188167156
Production/ Manufacturing, Automotive and Ancillary78808372848276838292787483
Retail/Trade and Logistics162163166177174174172178173182155139140
Oil and Gas83837580838475717875737074
IT and Telecom/ISP110116120123131132121122134136131118127
Hospitality205212220230226210203203223192191183167
Education199197203203209202197197198177174173178
Chemicals/ Plastic/ Rubber, Paints, Fertilizer/ Pesticides818191889599938996931009691
Consumer Goods/ FMCG, Food & Packaged Food , Home Appliance, Garments/ Textiles/ Leather, Gems & Jewellery78819177767877788489939571
Health Care151151152165169149166159172182161163175
Advertising, Market Research, Public Relations, Media and Entertainment148155157164163153144132136133127118106

 By Occupation

 

2015

2016

FebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecJanFeb
Engineering
and
Production
131136140145151140142147142148152128125
Finance
and
Account
172169190176173170155155156147174167142
HR & Admin.174179183192191185182181200202169159163
Sales and BD213232232246249249236250253252212201202
Purchase /
Logistics /
Supply Chain
1049810911211411511511097102107105105
Hospitality
and Travel
198200205213211190193197184179152147134
Health Care140140140161164134159166190204179187206
Software,
Hardware, Telecom
141174174174189196170151166191175162180
Marketing & Communications /Arts /Creative202212222234232216205194183190158154150
Customer service545570607269747699108757173
Legal119120128120115123111107979510091103