– Scientific vacancies in the sector were up 9.9% year on year.
– Overall, over 72% of all posted vacancies were located in South East, East and London regions, with Oxford had the fastest growth across the combined regions.
– R&D is now the single largest area of scientific hiring, with volumes up 19.6 year on year.
A significant increase in the number of professional vacancies, with a surge in activity happening towards the end of the year.
Whilst Greater London remains the stronghold for jobs in the UK, the biggest increase year on year was seen in the North East of England, could we finally be seeing the government investment in the Northern Powerhouse paying off?
TMT companies now have more professional vacancies than any other sector, with this only set to continue as investment into IT continues.