With its pro-immigration policies, Canada appears to be the next choice for job seekers in India, even though research interest was less than half at 18%. Great Britain (17%), United Arab Emirates (10%) and Australia (3%) complete the top 5 global destinations. Singapore was a close sixth with 2% searches.
The United States (17%) and United Arab Emirates (17%) became the main destinations from which India attracts talent, followed by Great Britain (5%), Canada (5%) and of Singapore (4%).
With 16%, India also leads the country looking for work in the United States, followed by Canada (8%), Puerto Rico (7%), Great Britain (6%) and Mexico (5%).
How Talent In India Searched For Jobs In The US (Jan 2018 – Oct 2020)
Search activity in India for US jobs was highest in 2018, peaking at 72% in December 2018. 2019 saw a steady decline in searches. Comparisons show a 63% drop in searches in December 2019 compared to the same month a year earlier. While the overall search momentum was weakest in 2020, the behavior shows a 44% increase in search activity in October 2020 compared to the same month in the previous year.
Top Job Titles Clicked From India to US: (Regarding October 2020)
India is known to be one of the top exporters of technology skills in the information technology and software industries and technical roles have dominated the most sought after jobs in India in the United States, with the top 5 as following:
- Full Stack Developer (3%)
- Java Developer (2.5%)
- Development operations engineer (2%)
- Software engineer (2%)
- Front End Developer (2%).