Skill-shortage vacancies (SSVs) in the United Kingdom (UK) 2015, by occupation

Proportion of job vacancies that are due to a skill-shortage in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by occupation*

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 1, 2016
Skill-shortage vacancies (SSVs) in the United Kingdom (UK) 2015, by occupation This statistic shows the proportion of job vacancies that are due to a skill-shortage in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by occupation. The occupation most affected by a skill shortage in 2015 was, at 43 percent of all vacancies, the skilled trades. There were a number of increases between these four years. The largest of which, at 17 percent, was in the machine operations category.
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Proportion of job vacancies that are due to a skill-shortage in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by occupation*

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201120132015
Skilled trades33%39%43%
Machine Ops14%25%32%
Professionals19%30%32%
Associate Ps.18%26%22%
Caring, leisure et al15%27%20%
Managers20%20%17%
Elementary10%13%16%
Sales9%13%16%
Admin10%13%11%
201120132015
Skilled trades33%39%43%
Machine Ops14%25%32%
Professionals19%30%32%
Associate Ps.18%26%22%
Caring, leisure et al15%27%20%
Managers20%20%17%
Elementary10%13%16%
Sales9%13%16%
Admin10%13%11%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 1, 2016
This statistic shows the proportion of job vacancies that are due to a skill-shortage in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015, by occupation. The occupation most affected by a skill shortage in 2015 was, at 43 percent of all vacancies, the skilled trades. There were a number of increases between these four years. The largest of which, at 17 percent, was in the machine operations category.
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