Wigan Factsheet

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Economy

  • Average weekly workplace earnings (£) 2015 418.2 (58/62)
  • Employment rate (%) 2014 74.7 (11/61)
  • GVA per Worker (£) 2014 43,488.74 (53/61)

Skills and Training by Employer

  • Employers that have provided or funded training (%) 2015 65 (49/62)
  • Employers with staff that are not fully proficient (%) 2015 15.07 (39/62)
  • Employers with staff whose skills are not fully utilised (%) 2015 22.6 (59/62)

Skills and Training by Worker

  • Workers that have had training (%) 2015 62.95 (27/53)
  • Workers who are not fully proficient (%) 2015 2.9 (50/53)
  • Working age population with a qualification at NVQ4 or above (%) 2014 26.8 (43/62)
  • Working age population with no formal qualifications (%) 2014 10.2 (25/62)

Vacancies

  • Vacancies in high skilled occupations (%) 2015 20.15 (44/53)
  • Vacancies in low skilled occupations (%) 2015 36.85 (21/53)
  • Vacancies in medium skilled occupations (%) 2015 42.25 (15/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill (%) 2015 23.54 (40/53)
  • Vacancies that are hard to fill due to skills shortage (%) 2015 14.56 (43/53)

Vacancies by Employer

  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies (%) 2015 4.5 (58/62)
  • Employers who have hard to fill vacancies due to skills shortage (%) 2015 3.17 (57/62)