Middle East online job vacancies rise significantly in Q3

More than 42,000 new jobs are put on Bayt.com between July and September, up 29% since start of 2017
By Staff writer
Sat 04 Nov 2017 10:57 AM

More than 42,000 new jobs were announced on Bayt.com between July and September, representing strong growth in online vacancies compared to the previous two quarters.

The Middle East jobs portal said the number of new jobs announced on Bayt.com during the third quarter of 2017 represented a 29.1 percent increase in online job postings compared to Q1.

The number was also 13.72 percent up on the second quarter. Overall, the number of jobs announced online has increased by 21.25 percent this year, Bayt.com said in a statement.

“We are very thrilled to be working with more employers and business leaders to bring even more job opportunities to the Middle East region,” said Suhail Masri, vice president of Employer Solutions, Bayt.com.

"As we quickly approach the end of the year, we look forward to a continued growth in career building and a stronger and healthier job market.” 

Bayt.com said that on any given day, between 10,000 and 12,000 job opportunities are available on this job site.

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Last Updated: Sat 04 Nov 2017 11:15 AM GST

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