Resume Search Trends

What are resume search trends?

Resume search trends are a record of what employers are searching the resume bank for. You can monitor industry trends to see what skills other employers are seeking.

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

Keyword

KeywordSearch %
engineer2%
営業2%
サービス1%
中国語1%
olympic1%
台湾 営業1%
韓国1%
case1%
エンジニア1%
it 営業1%
Other Keyword88%

Current Location

Current LocationSearch %
Tokyo - 23 Wards23%
Japan12%
Kanagawa Prefecture11%
Chiba Prefecture11%
Tokyo - Other Areas7%
Kanto5%
Japan5%
Saitama Prefecture5%
Ibaraki Prefecture3%
Tochigi Prefecture2%
Other Current Location16%

Current Salary (Minimum)

Minimum SalarySearch %
7 million yen23%
9 million yen16%
5 million yen14%
8 million yen11%
4 million yen11%
3 million yen9%
5.5 million yen6%
6.5 million yen3%
6 million yen3%
4.5 million yen2%

Experienced Job Classification

Job ClassificationSearch %
IT & Telecommunications17%
Sales11%
Engineering10%
Administration / Office Support7%
Education6%
Customer Service & Contact Centre6%
Human Resources & Recruitment5%
Tourism, Travel & Hospitality5%
Accounting4%
Logistics, Transport & Supply3%
Other Experienced Job Classification26%

Experienced Job Sub Classification

Sub Job ClassificationSearch %
Education5%
Software Development4%
Sales - General3%
System Architecture3%
Project Management3%
SAP, ERP & CRM3%
Recruitment3%
Hotel & Resort3%
Construction Management2%
Management2%
Other Experienced Job Sub Classification69%

Current Salary (Maximum)

Maximum SalarySearch %
4 million yen25%
7.5 million yen14%
12 million yen9%
8 million yen8%
3.5 million yen6%
7 million yen6%
9 million yen5%
6 million yen5%
6.5 million yen4%
5 million yen4%

Language (English)

LanguageSearch %
Business Level42%
Fluent21%
Native18%
Daily Conversation16%
Basic3%

Language (Japanese)

LanguageSearch %
Native51%
Fluent24%
Business Level22%
Daily Conversation2%
Basic1%

Degree/Diploma

Degree/DiplomaSearch %
Bachelor's Degree63%
Post Grad Degree (PHD/MBA etc)19%
Technical/Vocational College8%
High-School or Below6%
Associate Degree/Diploma4%

Desired Work Location

Desired Work LocationSearch %
Tokyo - 23 Wards39%
Kanagawa Prefecture16%
Japan8%
Tokyo - Other Areas7%
Saitama Prefecture3%
Overseas3%
Chiba Prefecture3%
Yamagata Prefecture2%
Osaka Prefecture2%
Miyagi Prefecture2%
Other Desired Work Location15%

Desired Job Classification

Desired Job ClassificationSearch %
Engineering19%
Customer Service & Contact Centre13%
Sales12%
IT & Telecommunications10%
Human Resources & Recruitment7%
Manufacturing5%
Administration / Office Support5%
Logistics, Transport & Supply5%
Accounting3%
Automotive3%
Other Desired Job Classification18%

Desired Job Sub Classification

Desired Job Sub ClassificationSearch %
Recruitment6%
Sales - General5%
Management4%
Purchasing4%
Remuneration4%
Helpdesk & Desktop Support4%
Electrical / Electronics3%
Medical, Pharmaceutical & Scientific3%
Legal Manager3%
Legal Staff3%
Other Desired Job Sub Classification61%

Employment Experience

ExperienceSearch %
3-5 years37%
6-9 years23%
1-2 years21%
Over 10 years19%

Desired Job Type

Desired Job TypeSearch %
Permanent Full-time92%
Contract4%
Temp to Perm2%
Temporary1%
Part-time1%
Freelance1%

Management Experience

Management ExperienceSearch %
6-10 people16%

Desired Salary (Minimum)

Desired SalarySearch %
4.5 million yen18%
3.5 million yen17%
4 million yen15%
5 million yen14%
6 million yen11%
7 million yen9%
3 million yen6%
8 million yen5%
2.5 million yen3%
6.5 million yen2%

Desired Salary (Maximum)

Desired SalarySearch %
4 million yen27%
6 million yen11%
13 million yen10%
10 million yen8%
5 million yen7%
6.5 million yen7%
7 million yen6%
8 million yen5%
7.5 million yen5%
8.5 million yen4%
Other Maximum10%