Skilled Population

A talented work force for all sectors

Cambridge residents are a world leading workforce. With 65%  educated to a degree level that's over 185,000 residents offering degree level skills or above.

Within the sub-region, East Cambridgeshire is highly adept with a large proportion of those in employment (50%+) occupying managerial, professional and technical positions. 21% of the resident workforce are employed in administrative, secretarial and skilled trades. The remainder of the resident workforce (30%) are employed in care, leisure and service occupations including process plant and machine operatives.

With over 35% of the workforce qualified to NVQ level four or above the region has an exceptionally strong pool of well qualified and highly sought after people that matches the wider Cambridgeshire area as a great location to recruit.