Newcastle Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 481.1 (30/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 69 (43/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 43,941.08 (49/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 68.5 (33/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 15.62 (38/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 32.52 (19/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 66.7 (15/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 3.93 (30/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 30.6 (35/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 10.1 (27/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 27.65 (26/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 29.17 (39/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 42.35 (14/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 38.07 (18/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 21.22 (32/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 5.98 (46/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 4.27 (43/62)