Luton Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 515.2 (15/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 66.3 (52/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 51,127.93 (20/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 69.54 (27/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 12.75 (55/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 31.12 (29/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 59.54 (38/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 3.71 (36/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 28.2 (41/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 12.2 (9/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 23.2 (38/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 51.77 (4/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 24.37 (49/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 38.84 (16/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 28.71 (17/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 7.68 (28/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 4.06 (48/62)