The unemployment rate in Scotland has fallen to 3.3%, with employment up by 0.3%, according to official statistics.
Record numbers of people are in work after a big increase in full-time jobs and self-employment over the past year, new figures reveal.
Unemployment in Scotland has fallen by more than a fifth in the last year, with the jobless total down to a record low of 94,000.
Record numbers of people are in work, while the UK’s jobless rate has fallen below 4% for the first time since 1975, new figures show.
The unemployment rate in Scotland has dropped to a record low of 3.5% according to figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Record numbers of people are in work and job vacancies are at their highest level ever, new figures reveal.
Fewer people in north-east seeking work as job centre hails ‘really encouraging’ year-on-year claimant count fall
Fewer people are looking for work in the north-east than a year ago, new figures show.
The number of people claiming benefits and seeking work in Aberdeen fell last month, compared to the previous year.
Jobseeker claimant count rates in Aberdeen are now just below the national average, latest figures show.
A sharp spike in the number of applications for jobs with North-east councils has prompted the creation of a scheme to help people through the process.
The number of unemployed people in Aberdeen has risen by almost 1,000 in one year.
Whether through rising rent prices, unemployment, or a gap in further education, living with our parents as an adult is an increasingly common option for many of us in times of need.
The level of unemployment has doubled in a North-east area in a year.
Workers who face losing their jobs in the oil and gas sector will be helped to move into other employment in the energy industry and manufacturing through a new £12 million fund announced by Scotland’s First Minister.
THE North-east is to receive more than £500,000 to help youngsters into the world of work, the Scottish Government announced today.