Labour Market Information

Ever wondered what the most popular careers or who the biggest employers in Wolverhampton are?  Here you will find the most up to date Labour Market Information on our local area.  If you’re interested in finding out more from other areas, simply visit https://www.blackcountryskillsfactory.co.uk/school-resources/local-labour-market-intelligence/ for more.

Please come along to the Careers Hub on the third floor to discuss this if you have any queries, or just want a general careers chat!

The Black Country LEP has identified 5 key transformational sectors

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Building Technologies (& Construction)
  • Transport Technologies
  • Environmental Technologies
  • Business Services

Each Very Local Sector Dashboard gives information on the  sector both currently and future forecast for the local area, together with sector apprenticeships, sector skill shortage areas and future job trends.

Sector employers in the Black Country can be found by utilising the Very Local Town Maps.

These Sector Dashboards can be downloaded by clicking the link in the table below:

 

Borough
Transformational Sectors

Black Country

Advanced Manufacturing 

Building Technologies 

Business Services

Environmental Technologies

Transport Technologies

Dudley

Advanced Manufacturing

Building Technologies

Business Services

Environmental Technologies

Transport Technologies

Sandwell

Advanced Manufacturing

Building Technologies

Business Services

Environmental Technologies

Transport Technologies

Walsall

Advanced Manufacturing

Building Technologies

Business Services

Environmental Technologies

Transport Technologies

Wolverhampton

Profile

Advanced Manufacturing

Building Technologies

Business Services

Environmental Technologies

Transport Technologies

Wednesfield

Profile

Bushbury

Profile

Heath Town

Profile

 

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