Labour Market Information
Labour Market Information (LMI)
Understanding how the world of work is structured and how it is changing, and what the impact of that is likely to be, is a key part of planning your future. LMI is information which relates to the labour market such as data on employment, wages, qualifications, job openings and working conditions.
Why is understanding LMI important?
You need to consider factors such as whether a career path or job is in decline, or is not available in your chosen geographical area, if you would rather not move. LMI can help you determine:
Before you start thinking about the types of jobs or careers you want to do in the future, it’s worth asking yourself the following questions:
You can look at the Labour Market of a particular sector or career here via this website. It gives you detailed information about the local area. You can also look at other areas but altering the search.
And for those who are really interested in the changing job market, this report makes interesting reading: The Future of Work: The Job Market in 2030