The most popular recruitment sectors in the West Midlands

Published: 19 May 2014 By DeeDee Doke

For recruiters seeking new recruiting roles in the education, industrial, IT and office support sectors, a growing number   of job vacancies were waiting in the West Midlands during the week of 5-11 May, according to the latest data from Recruiter Jobs.

For example, the number of industrial recruitment vacancies experienced the highest lift, with a 188% increase in available roles from the previous week. IT recruitment vacancies reflected the second highest increase with a 171% increase. In education recruitment, the number of roles was up by 117%, and in office support, 91%.

Other recruitment sectors seeing increases in the numbers of vacancies in the West Midlands the week of 5-11 May were engineering, human resources, sales, construction/built environment, digital/interactive, finance/banking/insurance, telecommunications and automotive.

Across all recruitment sectors, the number of jobs for senior consultants was up by 289% and for recruitment consultants, up by 211%. The West Midlands also saw increases in opportunities for business development professionals and for area/branch/sector managers in the same week.

Recruiter Jobs is the jobs and careers board for Recruiter magazine and recruiter.co.uk

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