Birkenhead Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 429.7 (56/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 67.8 (47/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 43,450.97 (54/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 71.86 (19/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 16.79 (28/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 28.76 (40/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 69.85 (5/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 2.52 (53/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 31.6 (27/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 9 (35/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 14.8 (49/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 40.69 (12/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 44.5 (12/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 46.49 (6/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 38.97 (4/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 11.9 (4/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 10.56 (3/62)