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Top jobs for… outdoorsy types

  With the first rays of Spring sunshine tentatively peaking out from behind the clouds, Team Adzuna have been looking into the range of roles available for those who love nothing more than the great outdoors! And here are our top 5….     1. Landscape gardener The ultimate role for lovers of the great Continued »

How To Stay Motivated At Work On Blue Monday

The third Monday in January, often known as Blue Monday, is considered to be the most depressing day of the year due to the combination of cold weather, debt levels, motivational levels, and post-Christmas blues. The nights start to feel a little longer and the weather starts to get a bit colder and there is Continued »

8 Roles You Won’t Believe Are Real Jobs

At Adzuna, we see every job you can imagine cross our virtual thresholds. With 2017 drawing to a close, we couldn’t resist highlighting a few of the more unique roles we’ve seen recently. Some of these certainly whet our appetites and got us reaching for the application forms! Chocolate-ologist    A role created especially for Continued »

The Free CV Review with a Difference

Ever get the feeling you’re undervalued in the job you do?  We can empathise.  Most of us will, at some point, suspect we’re being underpaid for the amount we do.  If you’ve ever wondered just how much your skills and experience are really worth to your employer, you’ve now got the chance to find out Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – July 2017

Advertised UK vacancies hit 19-month high   Adzuna Job Report – July 2017 Average advertised vacancies currently reached a 19-month high (1,202,573) in June 2017, the highest number recorded since the 1,229,131 available in October 2015, according to the clever folks in the Adzuna data team. Against a backdrop of Brexit negotiations forcing UK companies to Continued »

Science and Healthcare Jobs Hit By Skills Shortage

Jobs in sectors like Science and Healthcare are sitting open on the jobs market for months as employers struggle for skilled applicants, according to our latest report. Over a fifth (21.2%) of Science & QA jobs currently on the market remain unfilled after 90 days, followed by 9.5% of Healthcare & Nursing vacancies, as these Continued »

Tech Industry Named Least Sexist Sector in UK

Are you hostile? Greedy? Impulsive? Or honest? Gentle? Pleasant? No, this isn’t a personality test. These words are gender-coded, meaning they’re stereotypically masculine or feminine. And a surprising number of job ads still use such language, with some phrased to appeal more to one specific portion of the UK workforce. So, we decided to dip Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – March 2017

UK vacancies on the rise as competition for jobs cools – The total number of UK vacancies increased by 3.5% to 1,126,376 in February, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from This represents a year-on-year increase of 0.9%, highlighting the growth within the jobs market and the diversity in terms of opportunities Continued »

Drivers and receptionists are most at risk from robot invasion

Over 100,000 currently advertised positions are at very high risk of being obsolete by 2035, according to new data released by jobs search engine Adzuna. Drivers, receptionists and accountants saw the highest number of advertised roles at risk of a robot takeover, as driverless cars and automated software for key tasks becomes a reality. Adzuna’s Continued »

Which Languages Pay the Most?

To mark the European Day of Languages we took a look at the 1 million+ live jobs on Adzuna to see which languages are the highest paid, and which one are most in demand across the UK. German is the Highest Paid Language There’s good news for German speakers – not only are there more opportunities Continued »