From those willing to earn some extra pennies to those seeking jobs as a fresher, the capital city of India holds a million opportunities. You just need the talent to be qualified for a job and the city will serve you with many opportunities. In the year 2014, Delhi created the maximum number of new jobs, i.e., 1.39 lakh, whereas during the year the overall hiring declined. If we consider the recent data, as per the Assocham (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India), the capital has again secured the top rank among the cities creating maximum jobs in the country. The city witnessed a surge of 54% in the hiring during the first half of the year 2014. This seems to be ensuring a better fortune for the job seekers in the city.
Further, for those willing to find a job in Delhi, it becomes essential to look for the sectors that define the hiring trends in Delhi-NCR. The major sectors booming in and around the capital include FMCG, IT/ITeS, real estate, telecom, media, advertising, healthcare, besides banking, financial services and insurance. To this, the data from a recent survey by the Assocham looks apt, which reports that Delhi-NCR witnessed 39% demand for talent in FMCG, whereas the growth in hiring in pharmaceuticals industry was too found to be 19%. in the city during the first half of the year 2014.
Besides, for the freshers seeking jobs in the capital or the surroundings job hubs such as Noida and Gurgaon, many opportunities prevail. Those hailing from the creative lot can get started as interns or trainees in advertising, event management, public relations or digital marketing, whereas the ones willing to work as designers can try their luck with media agencies, digital agencies, or advertising brands. Besides, those who wish to excel as sales professionals can find suitable jobs in banking, finance or insurance. Besides, IT (Information Technology) remains a major sector for both experienced as well as fresh talent. The leading IT companies operating in Delhi-NCR include HCL Technologies, Infosys, NIIT Technologies, Tata Consultancy Services, Genpact, and Oracle Corporation.
For those seeking jobs in the city, it becomes essential to even know about the average salaries offered to the professionals. Here we can consider the data gathered by a global pay scale research firm. A software engineer as per the data on an average earns Rs 367,414, whereas a software developer can expect an yearly remuneration of Rs 327,917. Besides, a marketing executive on an average can make Rs 261,016 per year in the capital. The annual pay scale for a graphic designer is defined as Rs 219,751. A business development manager on the other hand can make Rs 527,406 per year in Delhi.