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1 in 4 Brits considering a career change for 2021

2020 has been an annual horribilis for the jobs market, with redundancies rising to record levels, months of furlough uncertainty for many, and hiring in some sectors – like Hospitality – practically grinding to a halt. It may therefore come as no surprise that as the end of the year approaches, many workers are starting to Continued »

UK hiring to be back to ‘normal’ as early as January 2021

After a dreadful spring and summer for the UK job market, here at Adzuna HQ we’re beginning to see a sustained recovery in hiring. So we took a moment to crunch the numbers, asking “When will hiring return to ‘normal’ in the UK?” and “What will the new ‘normal’ look like?” UK hiring activity currently Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – August 2016

Jobseekers over £1,000 worse off in real-terms as rising inflation hits earnings Download the August UK Jobs Report   Real wages are starting to show symptoms of a post-Brexit slide, as inflation eats into wages and employers hold off on hiring more expensive staff, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from July Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – July 2015

Advertised salaries fall to 11-month low But a tenth of vacancies set to benefit from National Living Wage changes Download the full report here. On the face of it, things are looking up in the employment market, with over a million advertised vacancies across the nation. On the other side of the coin, however, advertised Continued »

Adzuna study: Every third CV contains a spelling mistake

For help writing a great CV and more check out our Career Tips section. Here at Adzuna Towers, we know a thing or two about job ads and CVs. We also like data. A lot. So, we got our thinking caps on to debate the humble CV, and specifically, what can go wrong. This is Continued »

Over half of Britain’s employees are unhappy with their salaries

  More than half (52%) of Britain’s employees are unhappy with their rate of pay, feeling underpaid for the hours they work or duties they carry out, according to new research by job search engine Adzuna. Nationwide, a mere 3% of us are completely satisfied with our current salary level. The survey, conducted by job Continued »

Adzuna Jobs Report – October 2014

Advertised vacancies defy economic uncertainty to hit post-recession high in September Total advertised vacancies reached a post-recession high in September, buoyed by retailers with one eye on the festive period, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from The number of advertised vacancies in the UK rose 27.5% to 906,191 in September, up Continued »

Adzuna Jobs Report – September 2014

Real wages grow for first time since the recession Following recent improvements in average salaries around the UK, the man on the street saw extra pennies in their pocket for the first time since the financial crisis, as year-on-year advertised salary growth outpaced the rate of inflation, according to the latest UK Job Market Report Continued »