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White-collar jobs for women grow 35% YoY in February: Foundit data

IT and BPM sector tops in terms of scope at 36%, followed by computers & software (35%) and BFSI (22%)

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BS Reporter New Delhi
The number of available jobs for women has surged 35 per cent year-on-year in February 2023, indicating a growing demand for female workers in the Indian white-collar economy, according to data released from employment website Foundit (formerly Monster APAC & ME).

According to online hiring trends, the Information Technology and Business Process Management (BPM) sector holds the largest share of available opportunities for women at 36 per cent as a consequence of the growing focus on gender parity in the workplace. This is followed by IT/Computers-Software (35 per cent), and Banking, Accounting and Financial Services (22 per cent). There has

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First Published: Mar 06 2023 | 1:31 PM IST

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