Mining, Quarrying & Utilities

Mining and quarrying include the extraction of minerals occurring naturally as solids (coal and ores), liquids (petroleum) or gases (natural gas). Extraction can be achieved by different methods such as underground or surface mining, well operation, seabed mining.

This sector only makes up around 1% of all employment in our area as a whole which is similar to the national average.

Number of people in employment within this sector

Total Number of people employed in this sector.

This accounts for

of employment within all districs

Percentage of people employed within this industry by district.

Cambridge

East Cambridgeshire

Fenland

Huntingdonshire

Peterborough

South Cambridgeshire

Source: Business Register and Employment Survey 2019

Vacancies within this sector

Cambridge Job Postings

1362

Percentage of all industries

1.1854198579585

East Cambridgeshire Job Postings

54

Percentage of all industries

1.1088295687885

Fenland Job Postings

42

Percentage of all industries

0.67469879518072

Huntingdonshire Job Postings

196

Percentage of all industries

1.1200640036574

Peterborough Job Postings

837

Percentage of all industries

2.2116527942925

South Cambridgeshire Job Postings

76

Percentage of all industries

1.1296076099881

Number of Job Postings across all districts

2567
1.3649681223845

Percentage of all industries across all districts

Source: Burning Glass Technologies (Date Range: 01/2021 - 12/2021)

Number of people in employed in this Sector by Gender

Cambridge

Male

Female

East Cambridgeshire

Male

Female

Fenland

Male

Female

Huntingdonshire

Male

Female

Peterborough

Male

Female

South Cambridgeshire

Male

Female

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

Male

Female