Vacant jobs

Last updated 06/09/2018 - 15:40

The growth of the number of vacant jobs accelerated

There were 34 per cent more vacant jobs in the Helsinki region’s Employment and Economic Development Offices than the year before. Number of vacant jobs increased nationally by 26 per cent. The growth rate accelerated when compared to the previous quarter.

For every vacant job in the Helsinki region, there were approximately 5 unemployed applicants. The number of vacant jobs in the Helsinki region was 13,400, which represents slightly under a third of all vacant jobs in the country.

Number of open vacancies has been increasing since 2015

The number of vacant jobs registered with Employment and Economic Development Offices has been increasing in the Helsinki region since 2015.