Latest News – Reed Job Index
LATEST NEWS: Reed Job Index – January 2014 – Rise in job opportunities adds to pressure on employers to increase pay
A consistent rise in new vacancies, increased confidence amongst workers, skills shortages in key sectors and a rising cost of living will put pressure on employers to increase pay.
• One in five of the workforce looked for a new job in January
• January record for new job opportunities, rising 29 percent year-on-year
• Skills shortages put further pressure on pay rates