14,091 items on Research Online

Skills Development Scotland's Sector Development Team manages Research Online. It provides access to the most recent and relevant labour market research and analysis, sourced from around the world.

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Recent headline documents

  • Pay as you go?
    Looks at internship pay, quality and access in the graduate jobs market.
  • How are schools developing real employability skills?
    Looks at how schools are developing employability skills among pupils.
  • Labour market outlook
    Analyses survey responses from 1,002 employers in the UK which covers issues such as market trends, employment, skills, recruitment, staff retention, and the impact of Brexit.
  • Outlook and appraisal
    Reports on Scotland's economic performance. Examines the potential impact of Brexit on Scotland's economic prospects.
  • Social Mobility Barometer
    Examines public attitudes to social mobility in the UK, drawing on the results of a 2018 survey of over 5,000 adults, fieldwork and a supplemental survey.

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