Labour Market Tracker: Increase in job adverts for every type of role across the UK last week


​​​​​The number of job adverts in the UK has been steadily growing since the beginning of 2022, as the Omicron wave receded and hiring activity ramped up

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4th March 2022

JobsOutlook: Early signs of recovery in employer confidence as Omicron recedes

As the Omicron wave receded in January, business confidence levels started to show signs of recovery

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7th February 2022

Report on Jobs: Recruitment activity continues to rise sharply in December

Permanent staff appointments and temp billings continued to rise at historically sharp rates, despite the upturns remaining weaker than the peaks seen during the summer

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15th December 2021

Report on Jobs: Permanent placements rise at sharper rate in November

Hiring activity continues to expand strongly amid robust demand for workers

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13th December 2021

Jobs Recovery Tracker: Rise in job adverts continues in the run-up to Christmas

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In the first week of November, there were around 221,000 new job adverts posted in the UK – the fourth highest weekly figure since the start of 2020

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3rd December 2021

Report on Jobs: Candidate shortages lead to softer rise in hiring and record growth of starting pay

The latest KPMG and REC, UK Report on Jobs survey signalled a further marked rise in hiring activity at the start of the final quarter of the year

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5th November 2021

Jobs Recovery Tracker: Job advert numbers rise by over 600,000 since the end of August to new record high

Growth in job adverts shows no signs of slowing down. The total number of active job postings in the UK has increased by over 600,000 (36%) since the last week....

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22nd October 2021

JobsOutlook: Hiring spree set to continue into 2022 as employer confidence stays high

In the three months to August, business confidence in their ability to hire new staff and make investment decisions remained high at net: +25, according to new Recruitment & Employment....

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8th October 2021

Jobs Recovery Tracker: New record number of job adverts in the UK, with labour shortages set to continue

In the week of 13-19 September, there were 1.90 million active job adverts posted in the UK, according to the Recruitment & Employment Confederation

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28th September 2021

Report on Jobs: Hiring activity growth accelerates in August, but candidate supply drops at record pace

The latest KPMG and REC, UK Report on Jobs survey signalled a further rapid increase in hiring activity during August, as improved confidence around the outlook led businesses to ramp....

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14th September 2021