Trends in employment vary from Sector to Sector and can be affected by a number of factors. Since 2009 there have been significant changes in number of employees in occupational areas.

Information for Yorkshire and the Humber can be found at the European Job Mobility Portal.

For more local Yorkshire and Humber information look at the job trend fact sheets on the Careers Yorkshire and Humber website  – for more in depth and detailed labour market information relating to jobs, pay, hours of work, skills required, training, current and future trends.

There is also a useful range of fact sheets on the National Careers Service website. Simply type in the job or area you are interested in and click search.

Top 40 Future Jobs The top 40 future jobs according to the UKCES report Careers of the Future in December 2014

The fastest declining occupations since the recession

The fastest growing occupations since the recession

Top Graduate Employers Yorkshire & The Humber

Humber Trends

(based on employment rates from 2014-2016)

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