Scotland's financial jobs market in healthy reovery

The number of financial services posts being created in Scotland has jumped sharply.

IFSD Glasgow


Industry vacancies in Edinburgh and Glasgow climbed 21 per cent to 3,070 in the six months to early May, up from 2,530 last September, the report from specialist contract and permanent recruiter BrightPool shows.

The Scottish performance even outpaced the recovery of the financial sector in London, including the Square Mile, which saw the number of jobs needing filled rise by 8.5 per cent over the same period to 20,630 from 19,010.

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