Job ads continued to rebound with a strong third week in May. While some occupation groups have returned or surpassed pre-COVID peaks, some lag behind, especially many art, entertainment, and recreation workers.
Contact tracing is quickly being recognized as one of the most effective ways of combatting the spread of COVID-19. To be a contact tracer, you have to be able to present information clearly and with empathy—and that is exactly what the job postings data supports.
Some good news at last—as many states have moved to open up their economies, new job ads took a large stride in the positive direction, with clear increases across most occupation groups.