South West — UK Regional Labour Market Trends, October 2021
Written in partnership with APSCo, this report presents labour market trends from South West England. It provides an overview of professional vacancies in the region; drills down into recruitment trends in key towns and cities; examines which functions are experiencing a surge in hiring; and shows a comparison of vacancy volumes by top firms. Key findings include:
- Vacancies hit record levels in 2021 with peak activity in the summer
- Malmesbury, Cheltenham and Poole have seen big rises in new jobs
- The largest increase in recruitment is in real estate and construction
- Six engineering firms and five banks/financial institutions in Top 20
Download our report for more recruitment insights and trends across the South West.