All posts written by Ellie Green

Edinburgh and Glasgow see a spike in job opportunities

Job opportunities in Scottish cities have soared: Edinburgh has seen an 80% increase in job adverts over past two years; Glasgow has seen a rise of 52% Transport and Logistics and Customer Services are the most in-demand industries Totaljobs creates ‘City CV’ to bring to life benefits of Edinburgh and Glasgow for jobseekers Totaljobs research shows there has been 80% increase in jobs advertised in.
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Rising job opportunities in Northern cities

An increasingly mobile workforce across the UK means there is more opportunity than ever for employers based outside of London. Recruiters need not limit their candidate search to their local area – they can expand their talent pool by speaking to those potential candidates who are open to relocating. Key to attracting top talent from across the UK is a.
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£1 is worth almost 20% more in the North compared to London

There’s been a long-held assumption that those working in London get a “better deal” than those in the North. More job opportunities and higher pay are commonly associated with the capital. However, with large companies such as Channel 4 moving headquarters to the North, it’s clear the Northern Powerhouse is thriving. Totaljobs delved further into the differences between Londoners and.
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RADs Winners 2019

The hotly anticipated RAD Awards 2019 took place last night at Grosvenor House, London. And what a night it was! The evening is a great chance to catch up with people from across the industry, as well as celebrate the successes of the past year. We’re thrilled to sponsor the event and hope everyone who attended enjoyed the merriment of.
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January jobs rush: almost 1.3 million applications as candidates make their next career move

January 2019 is speeding by and jobseekers have been busy. We typically see a spike in activity on Totaljobs.com and Jobsite.co.uk at the start of each new year, and 2019 is no exception. Once people return back to work after the holidays, career goals are on the minds of many, meaning people are ready to get stuck into the job.
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Kickstarting 2019 with a new Totaljobs brand campaign: Get everything you need from a job

1st January 2019 marks not only the start of the New Year, but the launch of our latest advertising campaign, along with a refreshed brand positioning. The new multichannel campaign is our biggest to date, targeting 18-54-year-olds in the North of England between now and 31st March. It can be seen at home on TV and Video On Demand; out and.
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What actions are employers taking to tackle the gender pay gap?

Saturday 10th November marks Equal Pay Day, according to the Fawcett Society – the day that women effectively stop earning relative to men due to the gender pay gap. This day varies slightly each year to reflect any changes in the gap. According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), this year the pay gap for full-time workers.
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Totaljobs and Jobsite announce industry-first partnership with Applicant Tracking System

Totaljobs and Jobsite have announced an industry-first partnership with renowned US talent acquisition software SmartRecruiters. This offering gives Totaljobs and Jobsite customers access to the Applicant Tracking System at no cost, enabling them to hire in a more streamlined way, ensuring recruiters have access to the best candidates for their roles. This unique offering has been developed in a bid to.
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Making the most of employee advocacy

Building your online presence naturally involves looking at the metrics of engagement and reach. While much focus is often placed on boosting the brand through the company website and social channels, this kind of communication typically comes through the voice of the business. In reality, businesses are successful because of their people – so it’s essential that your employees are.
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Maximising and maintaining productivity in the workplace

The UK’s productivity rate has stagnated following the 2008 financial crisis, meaning the country is not only at least 20% below pre-recession trends forecasted, it is one of the least productive nations in the G7. With this in mind, Totaljobs and our partner Jobsite wanted to take an in-depth look at the intricacies of workplaces around the UK to see how.
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