Blackpool Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 484 (27/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 69.8 (36/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 40,423.85 (60/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 60.63 (60/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 11.58 (60/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 28.3 (42/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 75.37 (3/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 3.98 (28/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 26.7 (44/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 9.4 (34/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 15.85 (48/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 38.24 (19/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 45.91 (11/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 37.21 (21/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 26.93 (19/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 9.12 (16/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 7.64 (14/62)