March Employment Monitor | Professional job vacancies up 23% nationally compared to same month last year

Sharon O'Donnell - 14/04/2015
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Professional job vacancies up 23% nationally compared to same month last year

Quarterly Data:

  • Professional job opportunities increase by 27% in Q1 2015 compared to Q1 2014
  • Financial services, HR, Multilingual and Engineering are most buoyant sectors to date in 2015
  • Positive first quarter of the year however supply of talent in these sectors will be a key test of resilience as year progresses

 


Monthly Data:

  • Compared to the same month last year, the number of new professional job opportunities has risen by 33%
  • A month on month increase of 3% in job availability was recorded by the Monitor in March 2015 compared to February 2015
  • 26% increase in professionals seeking job opportunities in March 2015 compared to the same month last year
  • 20% increase in professionals seeking positions this month compared to February 2015

 

View the full press release and infographic.

Chart 1 – Professional Jobs

Chart 2 – Professional seeking new roles

For further information please contact:

Tara Clancy, Marketing Executive, on +353 1 4485 655 or tclancy@lacreme.ie


*Note*
La Crème are a Morgan McKinley Group Company. The Morgan McKinley Irish Employment Monitor measures the pulse of the Irish professional jobs market by tracking the number of new job vacancies and new candidates within the Republic of Ireland each month. See www.morganmckinley.ie for details.

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