Delhi NCR is probably the largest area in the country that generates quality employment. The area includes Noida – home to one of the India’s largest SEZ, Gurgaon – A thriving hub for manufacturing, automobiles, IT industries and Delhi, the national capital which has assortment of companies in spheres like banking, finance, tourism, hotels, manufacturing, etc.
Delhi NCR, The Startup Hub
Like other big corporate houses, startups have also started picking up momentum in the country. Startup culture has engulfed all parts of the country. Delhi NCR region has emerged out to be the hotspot for startup jobs in India.
Delhi NCR has already attained the status of ‘job hub’ and is now getting recognized as the ‘startup job hub’ in India. Out of all the e-commerce startups jobs for March 2015, Delhi NCR nailed the highest share, at 56 percent as per the news published in one of the leading newspapers. In Delhi NCR, Gurgaon had the maximum number of jobs, at 69 percent, followed by Noida/Greater Noida at 56 percent. With plenty of startups cropping up in the city, it is but obvious that there would be high talent demands in the city catering to a variety of job roles and profiles. Delhi alone has registered over 30 percent growth in talent demand in March-April 2015. This is simply a great piece of news for the budding professionals in the city!
So Which are the Booming ‘Startup Segments’?
The Delhi market is basking in the glory of a surge in the number of startups in sectors across. Apart from the conventional internet/ecommerce and IT startups which are coming up in the city in large numbers, startups in the sectors like travel/tourism, airlines, and hotels are hitting the Delhi market in substantial amounts.
NCR is the fastest growing regions in the country. Gurgaon can be seen dotted with high profile domestic and international IT companies from all over the world. It has a thriving startup ecosystem, especially in the IT sphere. The city lures entrepreneurs and tech geeks from the Delhi, Roorkee and Kanpur IITs. Another thing which is working in favor of the startup ecosystem is the proximity to venture capital companies is like an extra benefit.
Startups are actively hunting for mid level talents
As per the recent survey, it was revealed that Indian startups are actively looking for professionals with 2-5 years of experience, followed by 0-2 years of experience. In fact, there are hordes of job opportunities for professionals having 5-7 and 7-10 years of experience as well. The current hiring pattern in the startups clearly shows that the companies are fully armed with the requisite financial resources to sustain and recruit experienced industry personnel’s. Another thing which should be noted is the companies are not taking small steps; they have full fledged plans for a massive expansion.
So which are the most in-demand jobs roles?
Hiring managers are constantly looking for the following professionals in the following spheres-
- Sales/business development
- Marketing/MR/media planning
- Delhi NCR, an investor’s destination!
In the previous year, Delhi NCR (Gurgaon and Noida) was the top destination for investments. Paytm’s half a billion funding is rocking the cradle. Noida based startups witnessed the investment close to a whopping USD 859 million!
The top startups in Delhi NCR
In summary, jobs in Delhi NCR are booming in the startup organizations. Whether you are fresher or an experienced professional, these startups in Delhi NCR are churning plush job opportunities across various industry verticals.