Bucking the trend of industries shedding staff, the insurance industry is looking to grow headcount. However, in what many would expect during the "Transition to Digital" many of these jobs are in the IT and data related sectors.
If insurance companies are to thrive, they need to recruit the very best technology skills to move their businesses into truly digital business models.
There will those who do and those who die!
The insurance sector posted a 22.2% increase in demand compared to the previous 12 months in the period ending 31 May, according to a report by Staffing Industry Analysts citing data from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) and Vacancysoft. The report said information technology experts are the most in-demand professionals within Greater London as they represented 28.4% of all vacancies in the 24-month period to May 2017. The data included jobs announced by 3,145 employers.