Labour Insight for Higher Education

The benefits for universities

Labour market insight is used extensively by Universities looking to identify emerging skills, and plan for future requirements.

Curriculum alignment

Labour Insight data enables you to prioritise the skills that are in greatest demand locally, regionally or nationally.  Identify growth in emerging fields, that can’t be tracked using traditional data sources.

Marketing and Promoting graduate outcomes

Universities should be able to show that the courses they are offering are relevant to current demand. Job vacancy and employer data can be used to promote courses to prospective students, illustrating likelihood of finding work within specific sectors, and what level of pay they can expect to earn after graduating.

Employer engagement

Local employer hiring activity is used to identify potential partners with which to cultivate work placements, Higher Apprenticeships, research, training etc – and to identify emerging industries to strengthen links with.

Business planning

It’s important to provide an evidence base that is current. Quality LMI enables Universities to understand the differences between local, regional and national labour market demands, as well as being able to highlight the uniqueness of the institution, enabling better strategic planning and successful funding bid applications.

“Labour Insight is used extensively by the marketing team in our LMI activity which includes providing insight to strategy, curriculum planning and IAG. I find Labour Insight provides a clarity and enhances government-based statistics. It is a vital part of our suite of labour market tools that provide detailed intelligence.”

Grimsby Institute

Our customers include


We can now exclusively offer Labour Insight US to our UK customers.  Increasingly used by UK universities, Labour Insight US is enabling users to:

  • Conduct job market analysis at the macro and micro level
  • Explore career outcomes associated with programs of study
  • Guide curriculum decisions for innovative and specialized training and degree programs
  • Identify local opportunities for partnership and investment

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The best way to experience the amazing depth of data Labour Insight can offer you is to take a 30 minute demonstration.  This can be done online or in person.  We will show you the data that’s most of interest to you and answer any questions you may have.  The demo is not a hard sell and there’s no obligation to buy.

We have extensive experience working with colleges and training providers using Labour Insight and would be glad to help you understand how the data can be utilised most effectively. Get in touch with a member of our team today.

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