Employment

Data Shows Tuesday Is The Perfect Day To Apply For Jobs

when companies post jobs

According to a study of hiring data Tuesday is the most popular day for companies to post jobs, making it the perfect day to apply for jobs.

Making Tuesday the perfect day to apply for jobs.

This is according to data analysed by SmartRecruiters of 270,000+ jobs posted on its system since 2013. That’s a large enough number to become a representative example across the board.

60% of jobs posted between Monday to Wednesday

The plot below shows that ~ 60% of the jobs are posted between Monday to Wednesday. With Tuesday being the day when majority of the jobs are posted.

TIP: Tuesday is when most jobs get posted, so it’s a hot day to refresh your job search bookmarks.

when companies post jobs

This makes Tuesday a good day to apply for jobs. Because when you apply as soon as the job goes up, you have less competition than if you kept it to the end of the deadline. You are best applying for the job early to get into the recruiters mind.

 

The earlier to apply the better and Tuesday is when most jobs get posted, making it the perfect day to apply for jobs.

Read Right Place, Right Time: The Data Behind Hiring Success via SmartRecruiters