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The Highest Paying Languages of 2018

The data scientists at Adzuna have analysed over one million job postings to uncover which languages will help you land a higher paying job. The research, conducted in September 2018, also looked into which languages have seen the biggest growth in demand from UK employers since last year. Arabic is the Highest Paid Language Of Continued »

Zero Hour Contracts Have More Than Tripled Since 2012

Zero hours contracts make up a quarter of employment improvements since 2012 The number of UK workers on zero hours contracts has more than tripled since 2012, propping up overall employment levels by accounting for almost a quarter of overall employment improvements, according to new research by job search-engine Adzuna. With the employment rate currently Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – August 2018

Brexit anxiety hits the UK job market as advertised salaries slump Average UK advertised salaries have dropped month-on-month for the third consecutive month, as employers show signs of concern over the impact of a no-deal Brexit, according to Adzuna.co.uk. In contrast to the growth and optimism around wages seen in early 2018, average rates of Continued »

Top 10 Highest Paying STEM Degrees

Analysis of over one million job ads by Adzuna has revealed which Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) degrees will lead to the highest salaries after graduation. Engineering graduates are offered the biggest paychecks The research, conducted in August 2018, looked at the average salaries of job ads that wanted applicants holding a specific STEM Continued »

Top 10 Tips on Dressing For A Job Interview

We get that job interviews can be stressful. Having to show off all of your best qualities to a total stranger in a short space of time is no easy task. And on top of being able to talk the talk, you also need to look the part! To make things a little bit easier, Continued »

Adzuna Hires Former Indeed Leader, Christopher Gamble, as VP Sales for North America

Gamble joins growing job search engine to spearhead North American market Global job search engine Adzuna, today announced that industry veteran Christopher Gamble, formerly a senior sales leader at Indeed, has joined the company as Vice President of Sales for North America, effective immediately. Gamble will spearhead the organization’s US and Canadian operation, build relationships Continued »

Photography Salaries: The Big Picture

If you feel like it’s getting harder to eke out a living doing photography, you’re right. Data collected by Adzuna shows that the photography industry has seen a rise in the number of vacancies but an overall decline in average annual salary, which is lower than the national average on our site. There’s been a Continued »

11 Second Jobs that Can Add £11k+ to Your Income

One in four Brits now have a second job to boost their income. Whether it’s to save for a property, make a dream job more realistic, or just to make ends meet, a side hustle is a great way to improve your lifestyle and even gain useful experience outside your usual work. Luckily, there are Continued »

Adzuna Raises £8m from Smedvig Capital

Smedvig Capital Invests £8m in job search engine Adzuna Adzuna is thrilled to announce that it has raised £8m from Smedvig Capital. The Series C funding round sees Smedvig join backers Index Ventures, Passion Capital, LocalGlobe and over 400 Crowdcube investors and takes the company’s total funding to £12m. Alongside the fundraising, and following a competitive Continued »

The UK’s Most Abused Professions – And How Little They Pay

The UK’s most abused workers are facing the double whammy of suffering some of the nation’s lowest salaries, as well as the highest levels of violence at work, according to new research by job search-engine Adzuna. The study, which draws on government stats on violence at work*, analysed Adzuna’s live job market data to reveal Continued »