Demand for Medical Device Talent Still Outpaces Supply

CareerBuilder’s Supply and Demand Insights tool shows that available U.S. talent supply for key medical device roles is meeting just a small portion of the demand.

Across three common medical device roles, Sales Representatives and Industrial Engineers registered the most significant talent shortfall with supply meeting just over 10 percent of demand.

U.S. Candidate Supply & Demand For Common Medical Device Roles February 2017 – July 2017

Role Supply Demand Percent of talent available to meet demand
Sales Representatives, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Technical & Scientific Products 2,741 25,289 10.8%
Industrial Engineers 3,197 19,234 10.9%
Sales Managers 1,638 8,902 18.4%

Top U.S. Cities Medical Device Candidate Supply vs. Demand February 2017 – July 2017


For the common medical device roles listed above, candidate demand outpaced supply in all 20 major markets.

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