Manpower Employment Outlook Survey

Swiss employers' hiring plans for the 3rd quarter of 2019

  • 5

    plan to hire

  • 92

    plan to keep workforce
    level steady

  • 0

    plan to let staff go

  • 3

    plan to let staff go

Manpower Employment Outlook Survey

The Manpower Employment Outlook Survey is one of the most trusted survey of employment activity in the world.

Every quarter, we ask 754 employers in Switzerland about their hiring plans for the next three months. This helps identify the strongest and weakest cities, cantons and industries for hiring and pursuing jobs. 

The survey also helps employers understand the competition for talent within their industry and can help guide workforce management strategies. 

We asked 754 Swiss employers

"How do you anticipate total employment at your company to change in the next three months?"

- 5% expect to increase staffing levels

- 3% expect a decrease

- 92% expect no change

- 0% don't know


Q2 2019 Infographic

Get a snapshot of the Q2 results
for Switzerland.

Q2 2019 Complete Report

View the full Q2 2019 Manpower Employment
Outlook Survey - Switzerland report.