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

1443

Percentage of all industries

1.2531154203538

East Cambridgeshire Job Postings

60

Percentage of all industries

1.2340600575895

Fenland Job Postings

44

Percentage of all industries

0.70422535211268

Huntingdonshire Job Postings

207

Percentage of all industries

1.1808328579578

Peterborough Job Postings

884

Percentage of all industries

2.3328847016599

South Cambridgeshire Job Postings

79

Percentage of all industries

1.1728028503563

Number of Job Postings across all districts

2717
1.4419759900649

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