How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected job seekers in the UK?

The Covid-19 pandemic has drastically changed the job market in the UK over the last 12 months, with lockdown restrictions causing fluctuations in demand and influencing new attitudes towards job searching.

We recently surveyed some of our candidates who have found new roles to investigate the latest trends in recruitment and see what these could mean for future job seekers in the sectors CK Group works within.

What did our survey reveal?

Our survey found that people are spending more time applying for jobs, and are sending out more applications before successfully securing a role, as the Swiss market has become more competitive during the pandemic. The infographic you an insight into:

  • What candidates are looking for in new opportunities, and why they want a change
  • How the Covid-19 pandemic has affected job seekers
  • What you need to focus on attract the right talent to your business or get your CV noticed by top companies
  • The most popular job hunting tools and how to get the best out of them

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