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The proportion of medical companies hiring positions in the robotics sector rose to an annual high in August 2021, with 38.1% of the companies included in our analysis having at least one such position.

That latest figure was higher than the 34.1% of companies hiring for robotics jobs in July 2021, up from the 27.7% figure in the corresponding month last year.

Based on the proportion of all job vacancies linked to robotics, the corresponding job postings decreased in August 2021, with 1% of the newly posted job postings being linked to the topic.

That latest number was a decrease compared to the 1.1% of newly posted jobs related to robotics in the same month a year ago.

Robotics is one of the topics that GlobalData, from which our data for this article comes, has identified as one of the major disruptive forces for businesses in the years to come. Companies that excel in these areas and invest now are considered better prepared for the future business landscape and better equipped to face unforeseen challenges.

Our analysis of the data shows that medical companies are currently hiring more people for robotics jobs than the average of all companies in GlobalData’s job analysis database. The average for all companies was 0.4% in August 2021.

GlobalData’s job analytics database tracks the daily hiring patterns of thousands of companies around the world, recording jobs as they are posted, and adding additional layers of data on everything from seniority of each position to whether a job has a broader industry connected is tendencies.

You can keep track of the latest data from this database as it pops up by visiting our live dashboard here.

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