Industry News

  • Report on UK Jobs – December 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of trends in the UK jobs market. The main findings for December are: Hiring activity […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – November 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for November are: Steeper increase in permanent staff […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – October 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of trends in the UK jobs market. The main findings for October are: Permanent placement […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – September 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of trends in the UK jobs market. The main findings for September are: Recruitment activity […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – July 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for July are: Further marked upturn in recruitment […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – June 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for June are: Permanent placement growth hits record high, temp billings also […]

  • Memories of Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy

    I’ve been reminiscing, thinking back to the earlier part of my career as a Technical Sales Specialist for Atomic Spectroscopy. Back in the early 90’s I’d originally joined Phillips Analytical as part of the UK Sales team and by the time US based Analytical Technologies Inc. (ATI) had acquired the business, I was working in […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – May 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for May are: Unprecedented increase in permanent placements as more parts of […]

  • PerkinElmer Agrees to Acquire SIRION Biotech

    PerkinElmer Inc. has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire SIRION Biotech GmbH, a leading, global provider of viral vector-based technologies that drive improved delivery performance for cell and gene therapies. The acquisition is expected to close during the third quarter of 2021. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, privately held SIRION has approximately 50 employees based […]

  • Oxford Instruments

    Oxford Instruments Buys WITec

    Oxford Instruments plc has announced the acquisition of WITec Wissenschaftliche Instrumente und Technologie GmbH, a leading provider of Raman microscopy imaging solutions, based in Ulm, Germany, for a cash-free, debt-free consideration of €42m, of which €5m is conditional on trading performance over a period of 12 months following completion. The acquisition is in line with […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – April 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for April are: Rapid increase in recruitment as coronavirus restrictions begin to […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – March 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for March are: Recruitment activity rebounds as firms […]