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Mumbai emerges as thriving job hub with over 45,000 opportunities in the last 6 months: apna.co repo

  1. ~45,000 jobs posted in the first six months of 2023 in Mumbai, highlighting the strong demand for employment opportunities in the city

  2. 25 lacs job applications from Mumbai with 38% of the total applications by women


Mumbai, the bustling metropolis known as the commercial hub of India, is experiencing significant growth in its job market, according to the latest report by apna.co, the leading jobs and professional networking platform. In the first six months of 2023, apna.co recorded an impressive surge of over 45,000 job opportunities being posted in Mumbai alone, underscoring the city’s robust employment landscape and its allure for professionals seeking new career prospects.

The report reveals that Mumbai’s job market is brimming with diverse opportunities across various sectors. With a job post appearing every 5 minutes, industries such as Sales & Marketing, Finance & Accounts, and HR & Admin are actively recruiting talent to drive their growth. The number of employers in Mumbai also witnessed a remarkable 30% increase in the first half of 2023, with approximately 10,000 new employers joining the platform compared to the same period last year. This surge in employer participation further underscores the city’s expanding business ecosystem and the growing demand for skilled professionals. Notably, the apna.co platform attracted nearly 2,50,000 new job seekers actively seeking employment opportunities in Mumbai. This reflects the platform’s popularity and effectiveness in connecting job seekers with relevant openings. A staggering 2.5 million job applications were received, with women contributing to approximately 38% of the total applications, highlighting the strong demand for employment opportunities in the city and the active participation of women in the workforce.

Nirmit Parikh, Founder and CEO of apna.co, stated, “Mumbai’s job market has witnessed a significant growth and stands as a testament to the city’s robust economic development. The sharp increase in job opportunities we have witnessed reaffirms our commitment to assisting businesses in meeting their hiring requirements. We are dedicated to supporting the employers and job seekers alike, bridging the gap between them, fostering equal opportunities and contributing to the overall progress of the city.

The impressive growth observed in Mumbai’s job market aligns with the city’s reputation as the commercial hub of India. The increasing number of employers and job POSTINGS on the apna.co platform reflects Mumbai’s thriving business environment. Renowned companies such as Paytm, Bajaj Allianz, Reliance as well as small and medium-sized enterprises are actively seeking the finest talent in the city, reaffirming apna’s ability to attract top-notch employers and talents.

As Mumbai continues to thrive as a vibrant job hub, apna.co remains dedicated to assisting employers in meeting their hiring requirements while empowering job seekers to explore new career avenues. The platform’s comprehensive approach, coupled with its extensive network and advanced technology, is driving positive change in the employment landscape of Mumbai and beyond.

About apna.co

Founded in 2019, apna.co is India’s largest jobs and professional networking platform dedicated to helping India’s workforce to unlock unique professional networking and skilling opportunities. With a mission to solve the earth-scale problem of unemployment in the country, Apna aspires to empower and provide a level playing field for all job seekers across industries and employment roles. With more than 30 million users in 70-plus cities and more than 400,000 employers that trust the platform, India has a new destination to discover relevant opportunities.

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