Winejobs.com released a report detailing wine job posting trends as of May 2014. As the wine industry’s leading online job site, Winejobs.com has a unique vantage point over industry trends. The Winejobs.com index indicates that job postings increased 6 percent from May 2013. The index is up 14 percent so far this year.
The May increase in job postings was driven by an increase in winemaking jobs. The winemaking job index rose 19 percent from its level in May 2013, and is up 24 percent year-to-date.
The hospitality index increased 7 percent from its level in May 2013, and is up 15 percent for the year.
The sales and marketing index decreased 20 percent from its level in May 2013, but is up 4 percent year-to-date.