An important part of the job search process is the understanding of the labour market. The UK Labour market is divided into Industry Sectors which are outlined below:


Accountancy Banking and Finance

Business, Consulting and Management

Charity and Voluntary work

Creative art and Design

Energy and Utilities

Engineering and Manufacturing

Environmental and Agricultural

Health Care


Information Technology


Law enforcement and Security

Leisure ,Sports and Tourism

Marketing Advertising and Public Relations (PR)

Media and the Internet

Property and Construction

Public Service and Administration (Admin)

Recruitment and Human Resource Management (HR)

Retail and Sales

Science and Pharmaceutical

Social Care

Teaching and Education

Transport and Logistics




Click on the links below to learn more about searching for jobs and being employed in the UK.

Terms & Conditions of Employment:


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Job Profiles:

The Job Profile section contains outlines of the required qualifications, skills, experience and personal qualities UK employers consider you should hold before applying for a position or willing to work toward achieving once employed within the sectors.

As the UK Labour Market requirements change, the profiles will be updated.