iHireNursing added 518,179 new nursing jobs in January, which was 100,000 more than December’s numbers and almost 140,000 more than the amount of postings added in November. The need for Registered Nurses, Home Health Aides, and Nurse Assistants continues to account for more than 75% of these new opportunities. Users searching for these specific nursing careers also comprise a large number of the nursing job seekers registered on iHireNursing.
There was also a significant decline in the average job ad age from 30 days in December to 25 days in January. This points to a healthy employment market where employers are advertising more openings and finding talent at a faster pace.
Get more nursing industry data and insights into nursing careers in the January 2019 infographic below.