Cardiff Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2014 482.6 (25/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2014 67.7 (49/62)
  • GVA per Worker 2014 44,351.48 (47/62)
  • Population 2014 354,300 (23/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2014 138,300 (16/62)
  • Total jobs 2014 200,400 (15/62)

Graduate qualifications and wages

  • Graduate wages (£) 2014 21,075 (56/63)
  • Proportion of all Russell Group graduates with a 1st or 2.1 (%) 2014 1.15 (13/63)
  • Proportion of all UK graduates with a 1st or 2.1 (%) 2014 0.96 (13/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 degree (%) 2014 69.11 (33/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 from a non Russell Group university (%) 2014 50.8 (51/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 from a Russell Group university (%) 2014 18.32 (12/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree (%) 2014 30.89 (31/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree from a non Russell Group university (%) 2014 24.28 (34/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree from a Russell Group university (%) 2014 6.61 (33/63)

Graduate retention and loss

  • Graduate gain 2014 2,070 (31/63)
  • Graduate loss (%) 2014 79.1 (36/49)
  • Graduate retention rate (%) 2014 25.92 (20/43)
  • Proportion of all UK working graduates (%) 2014 1 (13/63)
  • Proportion of all UK working graduates that moved for work (%) 2014 0.95 (11/63)
  • Proportion of all working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree that moved for work (%) 2014 1.04 (12/63)
  • Proportion of all working Oxbridge graduates that moved for work (%) 2014 0.18 (37/63)
  • Proportion of UK working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 that moved for work (%) 2014 0.85 (13/63)
  • Working graduates who moved to the city to study (%) 2014 31.65 (13/48)
  • Working graduates who neither studied or grew up in the city (%) 2014 37.87 (36/63)
  • Working graduates who studied and grew up in the city (%) 2014 13.39 (36/48)
  • Working graduates who studied elsewhere but grew up in the city (%) 2014 17.1 (48/63)

Graduates working by occupation level

  • Working graduates in high-skilled occupations (%) 2014 68.63 (61/63)
  • Working graduates in low-skilled occupations (%) 2014 17.47 (2/63)
  • Working graduates in medium-skilled occupations (%) 2014 13.9 (7/63)

Graduates working by sector

  • Working graduates in construction, extraction, logistics or utilities sectors (%) 2014 5.32 (12/63)
  • Working graduates in the KIBS sector (%) 2014 16.94 (11/63)
  • Working graduates in the Manufacturing sector (%) 2014 2.04 (60/63)
  • Working graduates in the other private services sector (%) 2014 36.04 (1/63)
  • Working graduates in the publicly funded services sector (%) 2014 39.65 (57/63)