The UK labour market experienced a 15.1% growth in job vacancies in Q1 2016 YoY, despite economic concerns surrounding the EU referendum, a wavering steel industry and a weakened sterling. The news comes from CV-Library, which compared its job site data from Q1 2016 to data from Q1 2015.
Further confirming the strength of the labour market, CV-Library says job growth can be seen in a number of key sectors and across the UK, suggesting growth is not limited to one region or industry. The sectors and cities to experience the strongest job growth in Q1 2016 include:
|Sector||Job Growth||City||Job Growth|
|Arts / graphic design||43.1%||Liverpool||34.8%|