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Labor Market Information - Connecticut Help Wanted OnLine Data Series (HWOL)
  Connecticut Help Wanted OnLine Data Series (HWOL) Last Updated: June 20, 2019
The Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine Data Series (HWOL) measures the number of new, first-time online jobs and jobs reposted from the previous month for over 16,000 Internet job boards, corporate boards and smaller job sites that serve niche markets and smaller geographic areas. The data can be used as a real-time measure of labor demand. Help Wanted OnLine PDF June 2019
Statewide Highlights
Total postings in Connecticut was 68,499 in May 2019, up 2,253 ads from May 2018. There were 20,064 New Postings, up 2,020 ads from a year before.

Industry Sectors with the most job postings were Health Care and Social Assistance (9,920 postings, +13.6% since 5/18), Retail Trade (5,661 postings, -7.6% since 5/18), Manufacturing (5,364 postings, +9.0% since 5/18), Professional, Scientific, and Tech. Services (4,506 postings, -2.1% since 5/18) and Educational Services (4,439 postings, -4.8% since 5/18).

Occupations with the most postings in May 2019 were Registered Nurses (3,138 postings -1.7% since 5/18), Retail Salesperson (2,088 postings, -13.0% since 5/18), Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers (1,954 postings, -8.4% since 5/18) and Software Developers, Applications (1,508 postings, +16.3% since 5/18).

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The Connecticut HWOL report is prepared monthly and published by the Office of Research at the Connecticut Department of Labor.

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