It’s great news for candidates as wages rise, but not so positive for employers as the talent shortage continues to impact on the availability of high-quality, skilled staff.

The computing and IT sectors continue to be hit hardest by the skills shortage, and employers are having to up their game considerably if they wish to attract top candidates, including speeding up decision-making times and looking for alternative sources of candidate attraction. Our infographic has the stats employers need to know when hiring in the UK this summer.

Sources:

REC

Royal Bank of Scotland

IHS Market

 

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Gianna Legate

Content Marketing Specialist

Gianna has degrees in English and Marketing, and spends her days with Solutions Driven researching and reporting on the latest trends and recruitment industry insights.