There has been 8 percent increase in hiring during December 2018, compared to the same month of previous year led by auto or ancillary industry and the human resource domain, according to a report.
According to the Naukri JobSpeak Index for December 2018, there was a growth of 8 percent in hiring from December 2017, where recruitment activities in the auto and auto ancillary industry recorded a an increase of 24 percent and the HR domain grew by 17 percent.
The IT-Software witnessed a growth of 14 percent as compared to December 2017, it added.
The index has been calculated based on job listings added on the Naukri site month on month.
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Hiring sentiment across metropolitan cities was positive with Bangalore and Delhi recording a rise of 13 per cent and 10 per cent, respectively.
“The year 2018 has ended with a growth in hiring across most major cities and top industries. For the past few months IT and auto or auto ancillary have been leading the growth. It has been a good year for BPO, and FMCG and we hope to see the trend in hiring to continue,” InfoEdge India CMO, Sumeet Singh said commenting on the report.
Recruitment for candidates in the experience bracket of up to 3 years grew by 9 per cent, while recruitment activities for middle management roles with 8-12 years of experience grew by 7 per cent.
Senior management roles with 13-16 years of experience saw a 5 per cent rise in hiring and leadership roles with experience of over 16 years remained flat with 2 per cent rise.