The latest figures show that UK unemployment fell by 65,000 to 1.36 million in three months to June - the lowest for more than 40 years, official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show.Read More
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Unemployment at it's lowest for over a Decade, showing the UK jobs marketing has remained resilient despite the warning it would be hit by the Brexit vote.
UK unemployment has fallen by 7,000 to 1.6 million people according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Wages have increased by 2.6% in the last 3 months of 2016 which was faster than the rate of inflation.
Creative and Marketing are in the Top 10 industries to show an increase in job vacancies post the Brexit decision, which is fantastic news for job hunters. Design jobs are top of the leader board, showing a staggering 43% increase in jobs since June 2016. Marketing roles are up by 25%.
The data, which analysed the average number of jobs in the UK’s key sectors in 2016, found that the top ten industries for work in 2017 are:
1. Design – up 43%
2. Leisure/Tourism – up 33%
3. Catering – up 33%
4. Legal – up 32%
5. Agriculture – up 32%
6. Automotive – up 28%
7. Social Care – up 27%
8. Manufacturing – up 26%
9. Marketing – up 25%
10. Education – up 25%
Good to see that so many industries are growing. This confidence has to be good for all businesses. The challenges are to attract the very best people to fill these roles and this is where a specialist, like Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd can help. With over 20 years recruiting for the Creative, Marketing and Digital sectors we are able to provide the highest quality candidates for your roles.
Data provided by CVLibrary