Scotland closes its ‘jobs gap’ as employment rate returns to pre-crisis high

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Jobs, Skills and Pay

Welcome news comes 15 months after England’s jobs growth recovered Scotland today closed its ‘jobs gap’ as the employment rate surpassed its mid-2008 level for the first time to hit 74.9 per cent, the Resolution Foundation said today (Wednesday) in response to the latest ONS labour market statistics. While welcome, the closure of Scotland’s ‘jobs … Continued