MediaJobsDaily’s State of the Job Boards: October, Shmocktober

The economy as a whole is in the tank, so don’t act shocked when you see the chart below, which shows that the number of jobs posted to major media job boards in October was fewer than average. This spells B-A-D-N-E-W-S for jobseekers, unless you plan on going back to accounting school and not worrying one whit about the media job market.

We compiled this from our own data taken over weeks and months; for a refresher of how it works, check here. Meanwhile, read it and weep: