Skills and Employment

This page presents research which covers a wide range of issues around both the demand for and supply of skills in Northern Ireland. In addition to work carried out by the Department, it includes results from the Skills Barometer, surveys carried out by the former UK Commission for Employment and Skills, and reviews undertaken by the OECD.

Skills Barometer

Report providing a detailed understanding of the skill requirements for the Northern Ireland economy:

Employer Surveys

Published employer surveys are listed below:

International Skills Assessments

Here is international research published on skills in Northern Ireland:

Skills and Qualifications

Published projects concerning skills and qualifications are listed below:

Higher and Further Education

Published projects on Higher and Further Education are found below:

Labour Force Participation

Publications on Labour Force participation are found below:

Futuretrack Surveys

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