The Council and democracy Employment

Here you can access data and intelligence relating to Employment. This includes employment levels, earnings and industry breakdowns.

Read more general information relating to the economy, including business start ups and Gross Value Added (GVA).

Accessing data

Local level data employment data can be access from the Intelligence Hub, where you can view and download the data on a map and a chart.


A number of reports have been produced by the council relating to Employment. These cover a number of themes, including hours and earnings, employment by industry sector and National Insurance number registrations by overseas nationals.

A number of reports are also available relating to the Economy.

External data and intelligence

The ONS conduct a number of surveys relating to employment including :

  • Labour Force Survey (LFS) which details employment rates by age and sex.
  • The Vacancy Survey, conducted every month, and measures the number of vacancies which are being recruited to from outside the organisation.
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