Check out what's happening in the job market - trends
Using job information, when planning your career and job search, can help you make the right choice
Below are some tools and graphs to help, it includes information about pay and qualifications and what's happening with jobs.
Careerometer lets you search and compare jobs - just 'clear the card' to keep searching and selecting
Qualifications have a big effect on pay
Usually, the higher your qualifications, the more you're paid
The 'pay and qualifications graph' below shows ...
... the average gross weekly pay of full-time employees aged between 16 and 64 by highest qualification held, as researched in Quarter 1, January to March 2021 in England
Pay and qualifications graph 2021
- Level 4 and above = for example, higher national certicate or diploma, foundation degree or degree
- Level 3 = A level or BTEC National Diploma
- Level 2 = 4 GCSEs grade 9 to 4 or A* to C or BTEC First
Source: Labour Force Survey 2021
Note: the graph above does not include earnings from any additional part-time jobs/work employees may have
Also check out the job trends in Islington