Job Search Trends

Source: Job search trends are calculated by analyzing activity in the CareerCross job search engine over a 2 week period. Data is updated every 2 weeks.

The job search trends are a summary of what CareerCross job seekers are looking for when they access the website.

Keyword

KeywordSearch %
engineer
13%
秘書
1%
翻訳
1%
java
1%
project manager
1%
英語
1%
外資系
1%
人事
1%
通訳
0%
french
0%
Other Keyword
80%

Job Group

Job GroupSearch %
IT & Telecommunications
15%
Administration / Office Support
9%
Marketing, PR, Advertising & Communications
7%
Accounting
6%
Sales
6%
Localization, Interpreting & Translation
5%
Banking & Finance
5%
Human Resources & Recruitment
5%
Consulting
4%
Engineering
4%
Other Job Group
34%

Job Category

Job CategorySearch %
Personal / Exec. Assistant & Secretarial
3%
Project Management
2%
Software Development
2%
Management
2%
Sales - General
2%
Branding & Strategic Marketing
2%
Other IT & Telecommunications
2%
Translation
2%
Administration - General
2%
Helpdesk & Desktop Support
2%
Other Job Category
79%

Job Location

Job LocationSearch %
Tokyo - 23 Wards
30%
Kanagawa Prefecture
8%
Tokyo - Other Areas
6%
Chiba Prefecture
3%
Osaka Prefecture
3%
Saitama Prefecture
3%
Japan
3%
United States
2%
Ibaraki Prefecture
2%
Gunma Prefecture
2%
Other Job Location
38%

Minimum Salary

Minimum SalarySearch %
5 million yen
11%
6 million yen
10%
4 million yen
9%
8 million yen
8%
10 million yen
7%
4.5 million yen
7%
7 million yen
6%
3.5 million yen
6%
3 million yen
5%
9 million yen
5%
Other Minimum Salary
26%

Maximum Salary

Maximum SalarySearch %
6 million yen
11%
10 million yen
9%
8 million yen
9%
5 million yen
8%
4 million yen
8%
7 million yen
7%
4.5 million yen
6%
9 million yen
5%
5.5 million yen
4%
3.5 million yen
4%
Other Maximum Salary
29%

Language (English)

LanguageSearch %
Business Level
32%
Fluent
22%
Daily Conversation
18%
Basic
14%
Native
9%
Any
5%

Language (Japanese)

LanguageSearch %
Native
29%
Business Level
19%
Daily Conversation
18%
Basic
17%
Fluent
13%
Any
5%

Degree/Diploma

Degree/DiplomaSearch %
Bachelor's Degree
34%
High-School or Below
21%
Associate Degree/Diploma
19%
Technical/Vocational College
19%
Post Grad Degree (PHD/MBA etc)
6%

Employment Experience

Employment ExperienceSearch %
Over 1 year
28%
Over 3 years
25%
Over 10 years
20%
Over 6 years
17%
Any
11%

Job Type

Job TypeSearch %
Full-time
69%
Contract
10%
Temp to Perm
10%
Temporary
4%
Part-time
3%
Freelance
2%
Other
1%
Intern
0%
Any
0%

Career Level

Career LevelSearch %
Mid Career
46%
Entry Level
44%
Executive
10%