Thing > Intangible > JobPosting

A listing that describes a job opening in a certain organization.

Usage: Between 10,000 and 50,000 domains
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from JobPosting
applicantLocationRequirements AdministrativeArea The location(s) applicants can apply from. This is usually used for telecommuting jobs where the applicant does not need to be in a physical office. Note: This should not be used for citizenship or work visa requirements.
baseSalary MonetaryAmount  or
Number  or
The base salary of the job or of an employee in an EmployeeRole.
datePosted Date Publication date for the job posting.
educationRequirements EducationalOccupationalCredential  or
Educational background needed for the position or Occupation.
employmentType Text Type of employment (e.g. full-time, part-time, contract, temporary, seasonal, internship).
experienceRequirements Text Description of skills and experience needed for the position or Occupation.
hiringOrganization Organization Organization offering the job position.
incentiveCompensation Text Description of bonus and commission compensation aspects of the job. Supersedes incentives.
industry Text The industry associated with the job position.
jobBenefits Text Description of benefits associated with the job. Supersedes benefits.
jobLocation Place A (typically single) geographic location associated with the job position.
jobLocationType Text A description of the job location (e.g TELECOMMUTE for telecommute jobs).
occupationalCategory Text Category or categories describing the job. Use BLS O*NET-SOC taxonomy: Ideally includes textual label and formal code, with the property repeated for each applicable value.
qualifications EducationalOccupationalCredential  or
Specific qualifications required for this role or Occupation.
relevantOccupation Occupation The Occupation for the JobPosting.
responsibilities Text Responsibilities associated with this role or Occupation.
salaryCurrency Text The currency (coded using ISO 4217 ) used for the main salary information in this job posting or for this employee.
skills Text Skills required to fulfill this role or in this Occupation.
specialCommitments Text Any special commitments associated with this job posting. Valid entries include VeteranCommit, MilitarySpouseCommit, etc.
title Text The title of the job.
validThrough DateTime The date after when the item is not valid. For example the end of an offer, salary period, or a period of opening hours.
workHours Text The typical working hours for this job (e.g. 1st shift, night shift, 8am-5pm).
Properties from Thing
additionalType URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text An alias for the item.
description Text A description of the item.
disambiguatingDescription Text A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
identifier PropertyValue  or
Text  or
The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of Thing, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See background notes for more details.
image ImageObject  or
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork  or
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.
Inverse property: mainEntity.
name Text The name of the item.
potentialAction Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.
subjectOf CreativeWork  or
A CreativeWork or Event about this Thing..
Inverse property: about.
url URL URL of the item.

Example 1
See JSON example.
<script type="application/ld+json">
  "@context": "",
  "@type": "JobPosting",
  "name": "Mobile App Developer",
  "hiringOrganization": {
    "@type": "Organization",
    "name": "ACME Software",
  "relevantOccupation": {
    "@type": "Occupation",
    "name": "Software Developers, Applications",
    "occupationalCategory": "15-1132.00"
Example 2
A job where one must be in the United States to apply.
<script type="application/ld+json">
  "@context": "",
  "@type": "JobPosting",
  "name": "Telecommute from anywhere in USA!",
  "applicantLocationRequirements": {
    "@type": "Country",
    "sameAs": "",
    "name": "USA"