Skills West has compiled an advanced engineering and aerospace report in partnership with the West of England LEP, providing unique insight for businesses into skills development and the opportunities it presents in the sector.
“Growth in demand for engineers will result in 56,000 jobs per year needed at level 3 and 107,000 at level 4+. Analysis of supply data shows an annual shortfall of 29,000 people with level 3 skills and 40,000 with level 4+ skills.”
The report covers: an overview of advanced engineering and aerospace in the West of England, key facts and statistics about skills in this sector, significant sector achievements from 7 organisations in the region and 5 core skills priorities and objectives for the industry.
Skills West is working together with businesses and training providers to develop the current and future skills of the sector; download a copy of the skills report and be part of building a sustainable workforce in the West of England.