Birmingham Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 486.5 (24/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 65 (55/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 45,729.8 (39/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 66.32 (43/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 15.95 (35/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 30.33 (33/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 62.86 (28/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 5.1 (15/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 26.6 (45/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 15.5 (3/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 27.33 (27/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 31.56 (31/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 35.79 (26/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 31.19 (29/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 25.87 (20/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 8.48 (23/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 7.23 (18/62)