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Technology Sector Report – 2018 UK Review

Technology Sector Report – 2018 UK Review

Other key insights include:

– By region, London’s dominance is without question, in that over 40% of all new IT vacancies created are within the capital.
– The biggest area of growth is IT security
– Salaries are surging in the UK, where in some cases businesses are having to offer up to 20% pay rises to retain staff, to avoid them leaving.

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Regional Trends Report – 2018 in Review

Regional Trends Report – 2018 in Review

Other key trends emerging include:

– Hiring in Banking for front and middle office roles is now in decline, arguably as a result of Brexit, although fintech does have a role to play in this.
– With the Technology sector growing 2.6 times faster than the rest of the economy, it is not surprising that TMT is now the largest industry in terms of professional vacancies.
– The charity sector is also one of the fastest growing in the UK. A sign of increased professionalization within the sector or a function of a greater need due to austerity?

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Life Sciences – Clinical Report

Life Sciences – Clinical Report

Considering a broader global view of the life sciences industry, 2018 was another strong-performing year for M&A activity, where with the UK specifically, key highlights include:

– The total number of UK life sciences vacancies rose by 20%.
– CRO’s have grown significantly over 2018, with activity up over 25%. IQVIA specifically has seen a large increase.
– Finally, vacancies for clinical roles have seen a 40% rise over 2018, with clinical projects being a key area.

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Fortnightly we publish analysis on market trends and hot jobs.
Our analysis incorporates our proprietary data, along with drawing on wider
market information to help people analyse the opportunities at their finger tips.

Hot Jobs January 2019 – Medical Devices

Hot Jobs January 2019 – Medical Devices

  Every day we provide our clients with data about thousands of vacancies across the UK. Data feeds are tailored to the requirements of each individual client, thus giving you the information which is most relevant to your specific needs. Below is a fortnightly report...

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Hot Jobs November 2018 – Life Sciences

Hot Jobs November 2018 – Life Sciences

Every day we provide our clients with data about thousands of vacancies across the UK. Data feeds are tailored to the requirements of each individual client, thus giving you the information which is most relevant to your specific needs. Below is a fortnightly report...

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Hot Jobs November 2018 – Accountancy

Hot Jobs November 2018 – Accountancy

Every day we provide our clients with data about thousands of vacancies across the UK. Data feeds are tailored to the requirements of each individual client, thus giving you the information which is most relevant to your specific needs. Below is a fortnightly report...

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Hot Jobs October 2018 – Law

Hot Jobs October 2018 – Law

Every day we provide our clients with data about thousands of vacancies across the UK. Data feeds are tailored to the requirements of each individual client, thus giving you the information which is most relevant to your specific needs. Below is a fortnightly report...

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James Chaplin, CEO of Vacancysoft, providing insight into business and operations.

The Brexit end-game. What Now?

The Brexit end-game. What Now?

  Last month we analysed the most likely outcome of this phase of the Brexit process being an extension of article 50. With this now looking like being the case, the real question is, what will happen after that and what will that then mean for the UK economy and...

What would be the best Brexit for Jobs?

What would be the best Brexit for Jobs?

  As we approach the Brexit end game, increasingly minds are focusing on what the optimal outcome is. For the recruitment industry, a Brexit that enables job creation and investment is critical for the continued buoyancy of the sector, therefore assuming the UK does...

Vacancysoft & Apsco Report Featured In EPM Magazine

We are delighted to announce that Life Sciences - Report we published together with Apsco has been featured in EPM Magazine. Please see the following link for the full article. Every day Vacancysoft monitors careers center on thousands of company web sites and gathers...

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