Welcome to Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority's Labour Market Information

Understanding the local job market and the skills that are needed to gain employment in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is key to helping people upskill, train and enter work.

Our Labour Market Information will help you to understand local employment opportunities and the local demand for specific skills. Our LMI resources can help you if you are looking to start or change your career and if you are looking to understand the local labour market at a strategic level.

The region’s growth sectors
The skills employers are seeking
Where jobs are currently located
Where there are difficult to fill vacancies, indicating skill shortages
The expected hours and average wages of different occupations
Career paths into different jobs and sectors

For Leaders

For Professionals who are looking for a strategic, understanding of the Labour Market.

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For Learners

For People looking for work, making career decisions and careers advisors and students 11 plus.


Tools For Learners


The Careersometer tool can be used to explore and compare key information about occupations.


Skillsometer can help you discover what jobs you might like to do in the future.

Skills Assessment

A skills assessment can be helpful at any stage of your career.

Tools For Leaders

Information Sources

There are a number of key sources of information about the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Economy and Labour Market.


The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need both locally and nationally for more timely Labour Market Information.


Gain a timely overview into the current job market across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough with a headline summary of total online vacancies across the region.

Vacancies Trends

Gain timely insights into the local job market by viewing long term trends in online job vacancies across key sectors.