Foreign jobseekers turning their backs on finance jobs
The labour market is holding up surprisingly well but continued falls in vacancies suggest employers are mindful of the broader economic and political risks on the horizon.
British Steel workers reacted quickly to the news that their employer was on the brink by searching for their next jobs online.
Employment growth appears to grind to a halt as vacancies decline, but low unemployment and solid wage growth mean it’s still a good time to look for a job
Healthcare, finance and engineering roles among those facing the most acute shortage of candidates.
Upbeat labour market update follows weak GDP figures and Brexit uncertainty