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Increase in demand for Financial Services jobs: UK

Uptick in UK Financial Services Jobs as Regions Take Roles From London

Despite ongoing political and economic turmoil, demand for professionals to work across the UK’s financial services sector increased by 3% year-on-year in 2019. That is according to data from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) and business intelligence specialist, Vacancysoft.

While London continues to be the biggest hub for hiring financial services talent, recruitment activity decreased by 4% between 2018 and 2019. The North East of England recorded the largest year-on-year increase, with vacancies up by 32%. Growth has also been significant in Yorkshire and the Humber, where roles increased by 31%.

Source: Bdaily