Careers Education
North East Labour Market Information

North East Labour Market Information

We believe that it is vitally important that students, parents and staff understand the local labour market in order to help support our young people make informed choices about their careers. Therefore we have included some key information below that focuses on the North East Labour Market.

Key information

Below is a summary of the North East labour market that has been provded by the National Careers Service. This summary gives some key information such as the number of people employed, average incomes, jobs growth and which sectors employ the most people within the North East region.

Strategic Economic Plan – North East Growth Industries

As a school we understand our role in preparing young people for the workforce as well as our role in supporting the North East Strategic Economic plan. The Strategic Economic plan has been put together by the North East Local Enterprise Partnership and highlights some key growth sectors that are of strategic importance to the region. These being Digital, Health and life sciences, Advanced manufacturing and Energy. A condensed version of the Strategic Economic Plan can be found below.

SEP executive-summary


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