Online Job Offerings Increase
The number of online job advertisements in Sweden increased in April for the second month in a row.
The Monster Employment Index for Sweden rose to 119 in April, up 14 points compared to the same month last year. The index, compiled by the Internet job site Monster, shows that IT sector job ads rose for the tenth month in a row.
The biggest increase was for skilled craftsmen, such as carpenters and painters. The largest drop was in healthcare and other parts of the public sector.