The future of work: jobs and skills in 2030

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The Centre for Research in Futures and Innovation


This research provides results from a qualitative study on the trends, disruptions, and drivers of change in the UK economy and labour market over the next 16 years. This study presents an assessment of future challenges and opportunities in the labour market and the implications for jobs and skills, considering issues such as: what jobs will look like in the UK in 2030; what skills will be in greatest demand; and what people and businesses can do to prepare for changes in the labour market. A central finding of the research is that in the future, new attitudes and behaviours will be...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Skills and knowledge; Research; Labour market; Outcomes; Technology

Keywords: Skill needs; Future; Employment projection; Trend; Technological change; Qualitative research

Geographic subjects: England; Great Britain; Europe

Published: Wath-upon-Dearne, England: UKCES, 2014

Physical description: xxxi, 164 p.

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Series: UKCES evidence report; no. 84

ISBN: 9781908418630

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 115.720

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