Skills Shortages in the UK economy

A really great publication from the Edge Foundation looking at ‘Skills Shortages in the UK Economy’. A really helpful overview of recent research focusing particularly on the impact of the pandemic on the future of the labour market and which skills are likely to be in most demand.

Key stats:
▪️56% of UK organisations continue to experience skills shortages
▪️48% believe apprenticeships and work-based learning will be critical to their recovery
▪️39% believe leadership skills are the most valuable to their organisation