VICTORIA, BC, January 12, 2022 / PRNewswire / – CHECKEDIN UNITED KINGDOM reports that the UK finished 2021 with a record number of job opportunities in various sectors of the UK economy, but there were not enough workers available to fill them all.
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“Although there are different statistics on the number of job vacancies in the UK, even the lowest estimate is historic,” remarked Marguerite Simmons, job seeker at CHECKEDIN UNITED KINGDOM.
According to the UK government’s Office for National Statistics (ONS), there is a record 1.17 million job vacancies in the UK, while the Recruitment and Employment Confederation has reported that there are a staggering 3.5 million job openings in the UK.
“Whichever figure is correct, the bottom line is that employers in the UK are looking for skilled workers for around a million jobs in the UK, if not more, ”Simmons explained.
In addition, a report published in October 2021 by KPMG and the Recruitment and Employment Confederation have revealed that starting wages for jobs in the UK have increased at the highest rate in 24 years, as employers compete to hire new workers.
“This is good news for skilled foreign workers who are considering relocating to the UK,” Simmons said.
Advertisements for thousands of jobs in the UK are spread across various key industry sectors.
For example, the ONS reported that there are around 183,000 vacancies in the UK in the healthcare sector; 151,000 in hotels; 111,000 in the scientific sector; 91,000 for workers in the retail trade; 90,000 in manufacturing; 88,000 in administration; 66,000 for communication; 61,000 in education; 53,000 for transport and storage; 48,000 for construction workers; and 44,000 in the financial sector.
“With a record number of jobs available in the UK and a low national unemployment rate of just 4.3%, employers in the UK face a major challenge in finding enough skilled workers, ”noted Marguerite Simmons of CHECKEDIN UNITED KINGDOM.
According to a report published by the ONS in April 2021, the average salary in UK in 2020 was £ 31,461 GBP (approx. $ 42,555) per year.
Average annual salaries in 2020 for selected UK jobs, based on ONS data, are: Accountant (£ 41,900 /$ 56,672); Bank manager (£ 53,365 /$ 72,188); Civil engineer (£ 43,663 /$ 59,081); Crane operator (£ 40,317 /$ 54,559); Data Scientist (£ 53,158 /$ 71,936); Dentist (£ 66,603 /$ 90,153); Electrical Engineer (£ 50,866 /$ 68,815); General practitioner (£ 81,720 /$ 110,588); Graphic designer (£ 29,391 /$ 39,760); Marketing Director (£ 80,759 /$ 109,283); Nurse (£ 33,920 /$ 45,895); Purchasing Manager (£ 48,047 /$ 65,048); Secondary school teacher (£ 40,881)$ 55,328); Software Developer (£ 44,055 /$ 59,605); and town planner (£ 42,000 /$ 56,847).
While many factors can affect a person’s earning potential, workers in the UK typically earn the highest average wages in London, Reading, Crawley, Milton keynes, Cambridge, Quagmire, Oxford, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Derby, according to ONS data.
“CHECKEDIN UNITED KINGDOM informs its customers about the best cities of the UK to seek employment in their profession, ”noted Simmons.
Since UK does not have enough skilled workers to fill all high demand occupations, the UK government has created different UK work visas for various categories of skilled immigrants.
Examples of UK long-term work visas include the Skilled Worker Visa and the Global Talent Visa, both issued for up to five years and providing a path to permanent establishment in the UK. UK.
The skilled immigrant’s spouse or partner and children under the age of 18 may also live in the UK if they are approved for the corresponding UK visa for family members.
Each UK work visa has its own eligibility criteria and application process.
For example, the Skilled Worker Visa requires a skilled immigrant in an eligible occupation with sufficient English skills to receive an offer of eligible employment in the UK from an employer who is an approved sponsor in the UK. UK, and once they have received a certificate of sponsorship from the sponsoring employer, they can apply for the skilled worker visa.
The Global Talent Visa is available to skilled immigrants who are leaders or potential leaders in academia, research, digital technology, or the arts and culture, who have eligible occupations and must receive a letter of approval. from the relevant UK approval body for their profession before they can apply for this UK visa.
Foreign workers and their families can enjoy a high standard of living in the UK, receive public health care and access UK educational programs.
Please note that this is general information and should not be construed as immigration, legal or professional advice.
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