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 %
network engineer2%
it support2%
sap2%
sales1%
automobile1%
network project manager pmp delivery1%
営業1%
project manager delivery pmp1%
it1%
自動車1%
Other Keyword87%

Current Location

Current LocationSearch %
Tokyo - 23 Wards18%
Kanagawa Prefecture12%
Tokyo - Other Areas11%
Japan10%
Chiba Prefecture10%
Saitama Prefecture9%
Ibaraki Prefecture7%
Tochigi Prefecture6%
Gunma Prefecture5%
Yamanashi Prefecture4%
Other Current Location8%

Current Salary (Minimum)

Minimum SalarySearch %
4.5 million yen24%
3 million yen24%
3.5 million yen24%
2.5 million yen8%
4 million yen8%
6 million yen5%
5 million yen2%
7 million yen2%
8 million yen1%
10 million yen1%

Experienced Job Classification

Job ClassificationSearch %
IT & Telecommunications16%
Sales15%
Marketing, PR, Advertising & Communications9%
Manufacturing9%
Engineering9%
Automotive8%
Energy5%
Administration / Office Support4%
Accounting4%
Human Resources & Recruitment3%
Other Experienced Job Classification18%

Experienced Job Sub Classification

Sub Job ClassificationSearch %
Software Development5%
System Architecture5%
Network / Systems Administration5%
SAP, ERP & CRM5%
Project Management5%
Other IT & Telecommunications4%
Information Architecture4%
Database Development & Administration4%
Web Development4%
Web Design3%
Other Experienced Job Sub Classification56%

Current Salary (Maximum)

Maximum SalarySearch %
5.5 million yen15%
6 million yen14%
8 million yen11%
8.5 million yen9%
10 million yen8%
4 million yen7%
7 million yen6%
9 million yen6%
5 million yen6%
7.5 million yen3%

Language (English)

LanguageSearch %
Business Level50%
Fluent20%
Daily Conversation15%
Native11%
Basic4%

Language (Japanese)

LanguageSearch %
Native56%
Fluent26%
Business Level14%
Daily Conversation3%
Basic1%

Degree/Diploma

Degree/DiplomaSearch %
Bachelor's Degree64%
Associate Degree/Diploma19%
Post Grad Degree (PHD/MBA etc)10%
Technical/Vocational College6%
High-School or Below1%

Desired Work Location

Desired Work LocationSearch %
Tokyo - 23 Wards30%
Japan8%
Tokyo - Other Areas8%
Chiba Prefecture7%
Kanagawa Prefecture6%
Overseas6%
Saitama Prefecture3%
Hong Kong3%
Osaka Prefecture2%
China2%
Other Desired Work Location25%

Desired Job Classification

Desired Job ClassificationSearch %
Sales29%
IT & Telecommunications21%
Localization, Interpreting & Translation7%
Marketing, PR, Advertising & Communications6%
Accounting6%
New Graduate4%
Automotive4%
Customer Service & Contact Centre4%
Logistics, Transport & Supply3%
Retail & Fashion3%
Other Desired Job Classification13%

Desired Job Sub Classification

Desired Job Sub ClassificationSearch %
Software Development7%
Gaming / Multimedia5%
IT & Telecommunications5%
Other IT & Telecommunications5%
Web Development4%
System Architecture4%
Project Management4%
Helpdesk & Desktop Support3%
Database Development & Administration3%
Business / Systems Analysis3%
Other Desired Job Sub Classification57%

Employment Experience

ExperienceSearch %
1-2 years32%
3-5 years29%
6-9 years24%
Over 10 years16%

Desired Job Type

Desired Job TypeSearch %
Permanent Full-time78%
Contract15%
Temp to Perm3%
Temporary2%
Part-time2%

Management Experience

Management ExperienceSearch %
1-559%
11-2514%
6-1014%
26-509%
More than 505%

Desired Salary (Minimum)

Desired SalarySearch %
2.5 million yen35%
4 million yen24%
10 million yen18%
6 million yen15%
5.5 million yen6%
8 million yen3%

Desired Salary (Maximum)

Desired SalarySearch %
6 million yen22%
9 million yen19%
7 million yen14%
5 million yen9%
8 million yen8%
5.5 million yen4%
4 million yen4%
8.5 million yen3%
4.5 million yen3%
10 million yen2%
Other Maximum12%