Quarterly Employment Survey
Quarterly Employment Survey Latest Results - Published 11th June 2014
- Seasonal adjusted estimates from the Quarterly Employment Survey showed that there were 711,210 employee jobs in March 2014. This represented an increase +3,310 jobs (+0.5%) over the quarter and an annual increase of +15,980 jobs (+2.3%).
- Over the latest quarter there were increases across; the Services sector (+2,600 jobs), the Manufacturing sector (+920 jobs) and the ‘Other Industries’ sector (+40 jobs). There was a decrease in the Construction Sector (-250 jobs). The public sector jobs decreased by 0.1% (-130 jobs) while the private sector jobs experienced an increase (+0.8% or +3,860 jobs), over the same period.
- The annual increase in jobs (+15,980 jobs) was driven primarily by an increase in Service sector jobs (+12,030 jobs). There were also increases in the Manufacturing sector (+3,370 jobs), in the ‘Other industries’ sector (+250 jobs) and in the Construction sector (+340 jobs). The Public sector increased by 1,540 jobs over the year but remains 4.1% lower (-9,330 jobs) than the series peak at September 2009. The private sector was up 14,510 jobs over year, but remains 3.8% (19,600 jobs) lower than the series peak in June 2008.
Current Press Release
Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) Tables
Industry Split Tables
Public - Private Sector Tables
|Table 5.9||NI Public Sector Jobs (Unadjusted) - March 2014 (Excel 10 KB)|
|Table 5.10||NI Employee Jobs - Seasonally Adjusted (Public / Private) 1993 - 2014 (Excel 18 KB)|
|Table 5.11||NI Employee Jobs - Unadjusted (Public / Private) 1993 - 2014 (Excel 63 KB)|
Other Quarterly Employment Survey Publications
- Labour Market Report (Section 5) - March 2014 (PDF 863 KB)
- Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) Statistical Bulletin - March 2014 (PDF 4.8 MB)
Northern Ireland Quarterly Employment Survey Historical Data
|Table 5.12||NI Employee Jobs June 1971 - March 2014 - by SIC code (Excel 1.3 MB)|
|Table 5.13||NI Employee Jobs June 1978 - March 2014 - by broad industry sector (Excel 56 KB)|
|Table 5.14||NI Employee Jobs - Public Sector - June 1974 - March 2014 (Excel 1.5 MB)|
- Quarterly Employment Survey Background Information
- Revisions to Quarterly Employment Survey Estimates
- User Feedback Form (PDF 26 KB)
- Northern Ireland Quarterly Employment Survey Historical and Archived Data
- Discontinuity in Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) Estimates
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