Job market boom continues - job applicants at 6 year low
The latest survey by online job board Adzuna.co.uk backs up our latest blogs, showing a sharp decrease in the availability of skilled talent. They report a six year low in May this year.
Their data suggests an average of 1.33 applicants per job, compared to 2.18 twelve months previous, the lowest since May 2008.
Not surprisingly, the number of new positions rose with a 19% increase year-on-year - 818,471 against 686,446 last May.