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#MyFirstJob - The expectations & challenges Fresh Graduates face while searching their First Job
Our new research uncovers the expectations and challenges for fresh graduates embarking on their first job search, as well as what employers are looking for from young talent.Download
Monster Salary Index Full Report (Released in July 2017)
This latest report of the Monster Salary Index (MSI) survey captures some of the key sectors covering sector-specific salaries and workers satisfaction by education, ownership of the company and gender amongst other factors. It aims to provide employers with practical information and help them make better decisions by analyzing the salary market and optimizing employee remuneration thereby fostering a stronger work force.Download
Monster Salary Index: IT Sector Report – 2016 (Released in May. 2017)
India is the world’s largest sourcing destination for the Information and Communication Technology (IT) industry, accounting for approximately 67 per cent of the US$ 124-130 billion market. The industry employs about 10 million Indians and continues to contribute significantly to the social and economic transformation in the country. The IT industry has not only transformed India’s image on the global platform, but has also fueled economic growth by energizing the higher education sector especially in engineering and computer science.Download
Monster Salary Index: BFSI Sector Report – 2016 (Released in May. 2017)
The financial sector in India is one of the biggest in the world in terms of assets. According to figures from the Indian Brand Equity Foundation, total outstanding credit by scheduled commercial banks of India stood at `72,6 trillion (US$ 1.08 trillion). The financial sector is part of the growing services industry in India, which accounts for 54% of total Gross Domestic Product (GDP). By assets, banks represent the largest institutions in this sector, followed by other institutions such as pension funds, mutual funds, and insurance companies.The Indian banking industry alone is expected to create approximately two million jobs throughout the next five to ten years, making this one of the fastest growing sectors in the country.Download
Monster Salary Index: Manufacturing Sector Report – 2016 (Released in May. 2017)
Monster Salary Index: Manufacturing Sector Report – 2016 (Released in May. 2017) The manufacturing sector in India is one of the key drivers of the economy. It contributes 15-16% to GDP (2015) and gives employment to about 12% (2014) of the country’s workforce. The impact of the manufacturing industry also affects other sectors, such as agriculture and services. It is estimated that every job created in the manufacturing sector has a multiplier effect, creating 2–3 jobs in the services sector.Download
Monster Salary Index - 2016: Gender Pay Report Ready Reckoner
Based on the data for the eight sectors covered by the Monster Salary Index, the overall gender pay gap in India amounts to 25% in 2016. This is a 2 percentage points drop from the 27% gap in 2015. For more, download the detailed report. Download
Employer Branding Trends 2016 - A People Matters & Research Study
This year’s employer branding trends study assessed key trends in the market with an emphasis on candidate experience. The two surveys that were launched as part this study included an Employer Survey – focused on benchmarking employer branding initiatives and identifying key trends, and a Candidate Survey – focused on mapping candidate preferences and identifying gaps therein.Download
The Graduate Handbook: How to search for, find, and land your first job
Delving into the job hunt for the first time can be daunting. At Monster, we have a wealth of experience working with employers, recruiters and job seekers. And we have used this experience in bringing to you 'The Graduate Handbook: How to search for, find, and land your first job' for you. The book is structured into three segments to help take you step-by-step through certain considerations in your job search - from learning about how to search for roles, to writing the best CV, and finally how to completely nail the interview. So go ahead and download the eBook to make your job search, easy and effective.Download
Monster Salary Index Full Report (Released in May 2016)
After a great response to the 1st Monster Salary Index report last year, Monster India is pleased to present to you the 2nd edition of Monster Salary Index Report (MSI). We launched the Salary Index in April 2013, as another point of reference for the industry after years of value-add made by the monthly Employment Index in the work-lives of employers as well job seekers. We partnered with WageIndex Foundation, Netherlands and IIM, Ahmedabad as our reliable partners on this journey to build the MSI.Download
Monster Salary Index: BFSI Sector Report – 2015 (Released in Feb. 2016)
The financial sector in India is one of the biggest in the world in terms of assets, with further potential for growth. The services industry in India accounts for 58% of total Gross Domestic Product (GDP), with financial services playing a big part. Banks represent the largest institutions (by assets) in this sector followed by other institutions such as pension funds, mutual funds, and insurance companies. This sector also accounts for a significant amount of the nation’s employment, with a promising forecast for future job creation.Download