548,761 New Jobs This Week; Increase of 9% Week over Week

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The Job Search Report: Weekly employment reporting from JobsNearYou.net

The Job Search Report measures online job posting activity in the U.S. every week and features several companies currently hiring. The report also analyzes the number of new job postings over the past 7 days and across 27 major job categories, as well as in the 25 most populated cities in the U.S. It is the only report that provides data on a weekly basis gathered from the broadest set of job postings on hundreds of online job boards. The report can be used to gauge short and long-term hiring trends across the entire U.S. economy and by industry/sector.

Highlights:

  •     Jobs posted in the last 7 days: 548,761
  •     Week-over-week trend: Increase of 45,821, or 9% week over week
  •     Top 5 cities in terms of total active job postings are New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston and Dallas.

Job Posting Data By City (ranked by population size)
City/Total Job Postings
New York, New York    137,354
Los Angeles, California    70,503
Chicago, Illinois    68,122
Houston, Texas    58,964
Philadelphia, PA     50,752
Phoenix, Arizona    38,313
San Antonio, Texas    17,830
San Diego, California     24,347
Dallas, Texas    60,159
San Jose, California    48,735
Jacksonville, Florida    11,078
Indianapolis, Indiana    19,308
Austin, Texas    19,539
San Francisco, California    56,024
Columbus, Ohio    21,087
Fort Worth, Texas    27,613
Charlotte, North Carolina    20,650
Detroit, Michigan    29,168
El Paso, Texas    5,028
Memphis, Tennessee    9,696
Boston, Massachusetts    65,403
Seattle, Washington    38,937
Denver, Colorado    34,124
Baltimore, Maryland    40,380

Job Posting Data by Category
Category/Total Job Postings (nationally); Week-Over-Week Increase/Decrease
Accounting/Finance    58,614    -1%
Administrative    202,961    -2%
Arts/Entertainment/Publishing    32    10%
Banking/Loans    14,501    -2%
Construction/Facilities    22,394    0%
Customer Service    953,816    0%
Education/Training    309,902    -2%
Engineering/Architecture    44,867    -1%
Government/Military    19,161    -3%
Healthcare    315,585    -4%
Computer/Internet    54,599    1%
Hospitality/Travel    7,775    -1%
Human Resources    134,682    -1%
Insurance    215,041    -1%
Law Enforcement/Security    10,252    1%
Legal    106,369    -1%
Manufacturing/Mechanical    32,845    0%
Marketing/Advertising/PR    1,925    -4%
Non-Profit/Volunteering    145    22%
Pharmaceutical/Bio-tech    116    -28%
Real Estate    32,025    0%
Restaurant/Food Service    43,298    -1%
Retail    410,868    1%
Sales    616,729    0%
Telecommunications    32,578    -1%
Transportation/Logistics    16,307    -4%
Upper Management/Consulting    902    0%

Featured Companies Hiring:
Data and listings provided by JobsNearYou.net

Analyze this! New career opportunities at Ernst & Young
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. They’re staffing up in the areas of human resources, consulting and more.

Company: Ernst & Young
Job Openings: 354
Search for Ernst & Young’s available jobs at http://jobsnearyou.net/search.php?company=ernst+&+young

UPS Delivers New Job Openings
If the brown suit fits, then wear it! UPS is filling positions for sales associates, drivers, distribution and more at all levels.

Company: UPS
Job Openings: 482
Search for UPS’ available jobs at http://jobsnearyou.net/search.php?company=ups

Ring, ring? A new job is calling your name at AT&T.
Find your next career opportunity at one of the country’s largest telecom companies. Currently, there are openings for a wide range of positions that include everything from attorneys to marketing managers.

Company: ATT
Job Openings: 25
Search for AT&T’s available jobs at http://www.jobsnearyou.net/search.php?jobtype=ATT

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