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LMI Fact of the Month – Jobs in Business

One of the objectives of The Skills Service is to improve the economic awareness of young people and increase their knowledge of the local labour market. We have access to a data tool which searches advertised job vacancies in real-time, providing crucial insights into the jobs and skills that are most in demand.

This month, we’re looking at the types of careers you can get into if you study Business. These are the top occupations in business related sectors over the last 12 months for each of our geographical areas:

Peterborough:

1 – Recruiter (210)
2 – Customer Service Representative (180)
3 – Lawyer (114)
4 – Sales Representative (71)
5 – Real Estate Agent / Broker (58)
6 – Telemarketer (51)
7 – Personal Financial Advisors (41)
8 – Office / Administrative Assistant (41)
9 – Insurance Sales Agent (34)
10 – Property / Real Estate / Community Managers (29)

Fenland:

1 – Customer Service Representative (14)
2 – Real Estate Agent / Broker (10)
3 – Lawyer (10)
4 – Sales Representative (9)
5 – Family / School / General Social Worker (8)
6 – Licensed Conveyancer (7)
7 – Caregiver / Personal Care Aide (6)
8 – Security Officer (6)
9 – Fundraiser / Development Specialist (4)
10 – Printers and print process workers (4)

Rutland:

1 – Customer Service Representative (13)
2 – Recruiter (11)
3 – Office / Administrative Assistant (8)
4 – Sales Representative (8)
5 – Property / Real Estate / Community Managers (6)
6 – Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk (5)
7 – Tutor (4)
8 – Retail Sales Associate (4)
9 – Park Ranger / Naturalist (3)
10 – Satellite / Broadband Technician (3)

King’s Lynn & West Norfolk:

1 – Caregiver / Personal Care Aide (19)
2 – Food Service Team Member (18)
3 – Lawyer (13)
4 – Customer Service Representative (10)
5 – Family / School / General Social Worker (9)
6 – Office / Administrative Assistant (8)
7 – Personal Financial Advisors (7)
8 – Retail Store Manager / Supervisor (6)
9 – Real Estate Agent / Broker (6)
10 – Financial Manager (6)

Source: Data for this analysis has been extracted using Burning Glass Technologies, Labour Insight tool that collects real-time information from over 20,000 sources including job boards, newspapers and employer websites.

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