National Skills Bulletin 2017

A Report by the Skills and Labour Market Research Unit (SLMRU) in SOLAS on behalf of the National Skills Council

National Skills Bulletin 2017 - December 2017

The National Skills Bulletin 2017 is the thirteenth in an annual series of reports produced by the Skills and Labour Market Research Unit (SLMRU) in SOLAS and the first to be produced on behalf of the National Skills Council (NSC). The Bulletin provides an overview of the Irish labour market at occupational level, by examining a variety of indicators on demand and supply.
The objective of the Bulletin is to inform policy formulation in the areas of employment, education/training, career guidance and immigration. The Bulletin also aims to assist students, job seekers, persons returning to the labour force, investors and employers in making labour market decisions.
For the most part, the analysis presented in the Bulletin is based on data held in the SLMRU National Skills Database, spans 130 occupational groups and examines a range of labour market indicators.

Occupation Groups:

Science Occupations

Engineering Occupations

IT Occupations

Business and Financial Occupations

Helathcare Occupations

Education Occupations

Social and Care Occupations

Legal and Security Occupations

Construction Professional and Associate Professional Occupations

Construction Craft Occupations

Other Craft Occupations

Arts, Sports and Tourism Occupations

Transport and Logistics Occupations

Administrative and Secretarial Occupations

Sales and Customer Service Occupations


Elementary Occupations

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