Leeds Labour Market
Leeds is the metropolitan city of West Yorkshire and third largest city of the United Kingdom. It is the financial and commercial heart of the nation. Massive population of 2.3 million people makes it fourth-largest metropolitan area in the UK. Jobs in Leeds include printing, engineering, chemicals and manufacturing. Financial sector is among the strongest ones and influences the economy through international banks and insurance groups which also are one of the main employers in the region.
There exists an average of 23499 overall job vacancies available which are mostly concentrated in textile industries. Besides fulltime job vacancies data entry operators and seasonal workers required for the companies are most common. The per capita income of the city individuals is very high that attracts employees from all over the UK. Banking sector provided a massive amount of job vacancies in 2012. The city also hired a large number of general nurses in the past couple of years. Highly paid jobs in the city include Business Development Managers whose salary lies between 65000 to 90000 pounds.
Due to high population density sales sector provided a great number of job vacancies to the youth. Part-time jobs are more common among the youngsters and sometimes bring better income. Leeds jobs in the area of sales managers attract highly experienced professionals from all over the world. Vast number of software companies set up in and around the city made it a silicon valley for software employees and attracted graduates of all backgrounds to work for the projects of many consultancy companies. The vast increase in investments from both private and public sectors made it a job hub for the employees.