Leeds Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2014 491.8 (20/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2014 68.9 (45/62)
  • GVA per Worker 2014 47,952.72 (29/62)
  • Population 2014 766,400 (7/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2014 311,500 (5/62)
  • Total jobs 2014 421,000 (5/62)

Graduate qualifications and wages

  • Graduate wages (£) 2014 20,745 (62/63)
  • Proportion of all Russell Group graduates with a 1st or 2.1 (%) 2014 2.64 (5/63)
  • Proportion of all UK graduates with a 1st or 2.1 (%) 2014 2.06 (4/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 degree (%) 2014 72.55 (14/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 from a non Russell Group university (%) 2014 51.93 (49/63)
  • Working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 from a Russell Group university (%) 2014 20.62 (10/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree (%) 2014 27.43 (50/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree from a non Russell Group university (%) 2014 21.11 (46/63)
  • Working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree from a Russell Group university (%) 2014 6.33 (35/63)

Graduate retention and loss

  • Graduate gain 2014 3,690 (22/63)
  • Graduate loss (%) 2014 77.39 (39/49)
  • Graduate retention rate (%) 2014 29.28 (16/43)
  • Proportion of all UK working graduates (%) 2014 1.81 (4/63)
  • Proportion of all UK working graduates that moved for work (%) 2014 1.85 (4/63)
  • Proportion of all working graduates with a 2.2, 3rd or unclassified degree that moved for work (%) 2014 1.83 (4/63)
  • Proportion of all working Oxbridge graduates that moved for work (%) 2014 0.8 (7/63)
  • Proportion of UK working graduates with a 1st or 2.1 that moved for work (%) 2014 2.07 (4/63)
  • Working graduates who moved to the city to study (%) 2014 27.02 (19/48)
  • Working graduates who neither studied or grew up in the city (%) 2014 41.55 (31/63)
  • Working graduates who studied and grew up in the city (%) 2014 13.93 (34/48)
  • Working graduates who studied elsewhere but grew up in the city (%) 2014 17.5 (46/63)

Graduates working by occupation level

  • Working graduates in high-skilled occupations (%) 2014 76.37 (38/63)
  • Working graduates in low-skilled occupations (%) 2014 11.81 (33/63)
  • Working graduates in medium-skilled occupations (%) 2014 11.82 (17/63)

Graduates working by sector

  • Working graduates in construction, extraction, logistics or utilities sectors (%) 2014 4.6 (19/63)
  • Working graduates in the KIBS sector (%) 2014 19.99 (6/63)
  • Working graduates in the Manufacturing sector (%) 2014 2.4 (54/63)
  • Working graduates in the other private services sector (%) 2014 30.46 (8/63)
  • Working graduates in the publicly funded services sector (%) 2014 42.55 (54/63)