REC: Jobs Recovery Tracker - New record number of job adverts in the UK, with labour shortages set to continue
Friday, 24 September 2021
In the week of 13-19 September, there were 1.90 million active job adverts in the UK, a new record high. There were around 223,000 new job adverts posted in the same week – the second highest weekly figure since data collection began. Every upper tier local authority in the UK recorded at least a marginal increase in active job postings last week. Four out of the UK’s top ten hiring hotspots were in Scotland last week. Rise in adverts for education roles last week, as schools and universities welcomed back students. Read the full article within.