Labour Market Statistics
The profile brings together data from several sources. Details about these and related terminology are given in the definitions section.
All data from www.adzuna.co.uk on 20.1.21
Cheshire and Warrington – 13,276 live job ads (please note over 1,000 of these jobs are in either Wirral, Widnes or Runcorn and should be assigned to the Liverpool City Region)
Of these vacancies 2,587 are in Warrington; 1,537 are in Chester; and 917 are in Crewe.
The sectors with the most advertised vacancies in Cheshire and Warrington are:
Healthcare and Nursing (1,646); IT (1,420); Engineering (1,227); Logistics and Warehousing (1,189); and Social Work including Social Care (1,086)
The companies advertising the most job vacancies in Cheshire and Warrington are Jacobs (226), HC One (83), Four seasons Healthcare (73), Barchester Healthcare (59) and Aldi (58)
Greater Manchester – 27,981 live job ads.
Of these vacancies 19,734 are in the city of Manchester; 1,668 are in Stockport; 1,200 are in Wigan; 900 are in Oldham; and 728 are in Rochdale.
The sectors with the most advertised vacancies in GM are:
IT (4,680); Teaching (2,783); Healthcare and Nursing (2,268); Sales (2,164); and Trades and Construction (2,126)
The companies advertising the most vacancies in GM are The Hut Group (379), HC One (91), MITIE (89), Serco-together for children (79) and Spires Online Tutoring (79)
Lancashire – 9,748 live job ads
Of these vacancies 2,176 are in the city of Preston; 769 are in Burnley; 648 are in Chorley; 609 are in Blackpool; 594 are in Blackburn; and 521 are in Lancaster.
The sectors with the most advertised vacancies in Lancashire are:
Healthcare and Nursing (1,336); Social Work including Social Care (1,196); Teaching (1,009); IT (832); and Trades and Construction (740)
The companies advertising the most vacancies in Lancashire are Lancaster University (51), BAE Systems (48), Barchester Healthcare (40), Avon (38) and Circle Studio (36)
Liverpool City Region – 9,042 (please note that this total does not include vacancies on the Wirral, apart from ones in Birkenhead and Wallasey nor those in Runcorn and Widnes. Vacancies in these area are assigned to Cheshire and Warrington by Adzuna)
Of these vacancies 5,065 are in the city of Liverpool; 684 are in St Helens; and 449 are in Southport.
The sectors with the most advertised vacancies in the Liverpool City Region are:
Healthcare and Nursing (1,501); Teaching (1,067); IT (781); Social Work including Social Care (694); and Trades and Construction (683)
The companies advertising the most vacancies in the LCR are Spires Online Tutoring (76), HC One (53), Four Seasons Healthcare (50), Tesco (31) and DWF (30)