JOBS DATA BY INDUSTRY (NAICS)
U.S. industries had a 61% increase in job listings in comparison to May. The following industries experienced the biggest boost:
Transportation & Warehousing (Postal/Couriers/Warehousing) (+22.2%)
Accommodation & Food Services (+10.2%)
Manufacturing (Wood/Paper/Chemicals/Plastics) (+8.3%)
Management of Companies and Enterprises (+6.6%)
Historically, LinkUp data continues to show a steady decline in job listings for Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, which has been slowing down since January 2022. In total, the industry’s job listings have declined by 55.6%. There’s been a similar trend in Finance and Insurance, too. Just this time last year, Finance and Insurance had 413K listings in comparison to this year 204K—a 50.6% decline.
A couple of industries that have gained momentum since June 2022 are Accommodations & Food Services and Public Administration. Accommodations & Food Services started to take off in December 2022 (+20.8%), while Public Administration has more than doubled in active job listings since October 2022 (+120.5%). It’ll be interesting to see where these industries are going.