RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – The Triangle job market is showing record-low job opening numbers this week, according to TechWire’s exclusive jobs report — but many top Triangle companies are still hiring.

Collectively the Top 50 firms TechWire tracks for job openings saw an almost 4% decrease in job postings from last week — but still showed over 2,400 openings.

With 256,202 opportunities currently available (not taking into post duplications), the wider job market showed almost 27% fewer job postings compared to this time last year.

Here are the numbers: