Healthcare Continues to See Job Growth in May

There were more than 620,000 job ads seen online for healthcare careers in May, according to WANTED Analytics. This is a 5% increase compared to the same time period last year, and a 14% growth versus two years ago.

Healthcare employers posted 68% of the jobs, while staffing firms and recruiting agencies represented 32% of the available online listings.

The five most commonly advertised healthcare job titles included:

  1. Physical Therapist
  2. Occupational Therapist
  3. Registered Nurse
  4. Pharmacist
  5. Speech Language Pathologist

The top metro areas with the most healthcare job listings in May included New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Philadelphia.

WANTED Analytics is a provider of real-time business intelligence and analysis on jobs, employers and talent.