Occupation Profile

The residents of Cherwell have a wide variety of skills and it is due to these skills that many businesses choose to relocate to this area.

The table below details the profile of the occupations of the residents within Cherwell and compares it to the rest of the South East and the UK as a whole.

 

Cherwell

(Numbers)

Cherwell (%)

South East(%)

Great Britain(%)

Managers and senior officials

8,100

10.6

11.5

10.2

Professional occupations

20,700

27.3

21.3

19.8

Associate professional & technical

6,900

9.1

15.7

14.0

Administrative & secretarial

12.400

16.3

10.7

10.8

Skilled trades occupations

6,600

8.6

9.8

10.6

Sales & customer service

5,200

6.8

7.1

7.9

Process plant & machine operatives

5,800

7.6

4.6

6.3

Elementary occupations

6,700

8.8

9.7

10.7

Source - Nomis Jan 2013 - Dec 2013.

As you can see from the table, we have a highly skilled workforce, particlularly professional occupations, administrative and secretarial and process plant operatives.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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