Online hiring activity is witnessing green shoots in some sectors amidst the second, deadly wave of COVID-19.
The Monster Employment Index for April 2021 showed that, while overall job postings saw a 4 percent dip on a year-on-year (YoY) basis, top management roles saw a 36 percent YoY rise in job postings.
The growth of job postings has varied across sectors, with some doing better and some others yet to gain momentum YoY, as of April 2021, compared to April 2020.
The Monster Employment Index is an analysis of online job posting activity conducted by Monster India. Monster Employment index does not just rely on job postings on its database but is derived from real-time review of millions of employer job opportunities culled from a large, representative selection of online career outlets.