Table 2 Advertised job openings at the ten largest pharma companies

From: First-quarter biotech job picture

Companya Number of employees Number of advertised openingsb
Monster LinkedIn Naturejobs
Novartis 133,413 1,000+ 417 0
Johnson & Johnson 126,500 1,000+ 955 0
Sanofi 113,496 19 597 1
GlaxoSmithKline 98,702 3 242 0
Roche 88,509 391 264 6
Pfizer 78,300 23 579 0
Abbott Laboratories 77,000 49 161 0
Merck & Co. 70,000 17 49 5
AstraZeneca 57,500 5 57 86
Teva Pharmaceutical 43,009 0 178 0
Total   2,507 3,499 98
  1. aData obtained from Statista.
  2. bAs searched on Monster.com, LinkedIn.com and Naturejobs.com, 11 April 2018. Jobs may overlap.