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April 7, 2016

Industrial Automation Talent Report (China)

By Miriam Wickertsheim, Tina Huang

Industrial AutomationRecruitment


Did you know that it is hard to find practitioners with a solid interdisciplinary understanding of mechanics & electronics?


China is the world largest & fastest growing market for industrial automation products. However, industrial automation providers are facing a series of talent challenges that act as inhibitors for further implementation of the so called Industry 4.0.

This report is based on the analysis of over 30,000 resumes and 17 Industrial Automation companies with operations in China such as ABB, Bosch-Rexroth, GE, Kuka and Siemens Automation Systems, among others.


Industrial Automation Talent Report China Work Experience |


Content includes:

  • A Global & China Industry Outlook
  • China Talent Snapshot: work experience, work estability, functional areas
  • China Talent Location by Province and Economic Regions
  • Interview with Georg Stieler, from STM Stieler (Shanghai)


You should get this report if:

  • You want to understand average employment stability & work experience
  • You want to know where talent is located


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Miriam Wickertsheim

Director at Direct HR

L: German, English, Chinese

T: +86 21 6010 5000



Tina Huang

Account Manager at Direct HR

L: Chinese, English

T: +86 574 8848 7007