Employment Monitor

There was a 5% increase in the number of professionals seeking jobs in Ireland in July compared to the same month a year ago. The number of professional job vacancies available in Ireland reduced by 12% in July compared to the same month a year ago, and by 24% sequentially since June 2017. Sector...

16/08/2017

There were -6% fewer professionals seeking jobs in June compared to May, although annually there were 4% more seeking jobs than in June last year. Highlights: Continuously strong growth in the ICT sector where there is demand for specialised skill sets including software engineering and cyber...

12/07/2017

Jobs 15% month to month increase in professional job vacancies nationally in May, compared to April 2017 The availability of professional jobs grew by 10% in May 2017 compared to the same period in 2016. There was an increase of 16% in the number of professionals seeking new roles between April and...

14/06/2017

Highlights Jobs 7% month to month increase in professional job vacancies nationally in April, compared to March 2017 The availability of professional jobs reduced by 6% in April 2017 compared to the same period in 2016. There was a reduction of -15% in the number of professionals seeking new roles...

10/05/2017

Highlights Jobs 4% month to month increase in professional job vacancies nationally in March, compared to February 2017. Overall, the availability of professional jobs reduced by 10% in March 2017 compared to the same month a year ago. There was a reduction of -8% in the number of professionals...

12/04/2017

Highlights Jobs: The monitor recorded a 13% decrease in professional job vacancies in February when compared to January 2017. Availability of professional jobs fell nationally by 12% in February 2017 compared to the same month last year. The monitor recorded a 4% month-on-month increase in the...

07/03/2017

Highlights The monitor recorded a 33% month-on-month increase in professional job vacancies in January 2017. There was a 56% month-on-month increase in the number of professionals active in the job market between January 2017 and December 2016. One in two professional positions available in the...

14/02/2017

Highlights: There was a 20% decrease in the number of professional jobs available in December 2016 when compared to November 2016. Availability of professional jobs fell nationally by 8% in December 2016 compared to the same month last year. There were 24% fewer professionals registering for...

17/01/2017

Highlights Overall: Professional job vacancies up 24% on January 2014 demonstrating continued growth in the economy A 18% decrease in the number of professionals seeking new positions, compared to the same month last year, indicating less volumes seeking professional roles as market stabilises A...

27/12/2016

Highlights: There was a 3% increase in the number of professional jobs available in November 2016 when compared to October 2016. Availability of professional jobs fell nationally by 12% in November 2016 compared to the same month last year. There were 9% fewer professionals seeking jobs compared to...

06/12/2016