RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK — The Triangle’s startup job market showed more openings this week, according to the latest edition of the WRAL TechWire Jobs Report.
Startup job postings are down overall on the year, almost 56% lower than they were this time last year. But this week, startup job postings inched up to 10,432 postings (not accounting for duplications in postings), a .7% increase from last week.
The startup job postings have shown fewer declines than the wider Triangle job posting trend, which has had several significant drops this year. Just this week, job openings in the Triangle fell to historic lows, with just 227,227 postings (not accounting for post duplications), a 34% decline from this time last year.
Here’s a look at the startup jobs trend:
The number of postings rose just slightly across the startup job boards, with small bumps for "startup jobs" in the Triangle on LinkedIn (2,676 postings) and on Triangle Region Jobs Board (1,334 postings).
Here are the numbers from all 15 different local or regional job board sites that we review weekly for WRAL TechWire’s exclusive Jobs Report for “startup” jobs: