Skills Survey 2015
The 2015 West of England LEP Business Skills survey helped establish the skills gaps and future skills needs of business across the West of England.
The findings have been used along with the Local Sector Skills Statements to inform local and national skills strategies with government, funders, sector skills councils and other agencies. Shaping the city region's skills infrastructure and supporting businesses to access the right talent.
A total of 643 business based in the West of England responded to the survey. Operating across 15 sectors with diverse needs and practices, their responses indicate some key trends in future skills requirements. The results supported the development of a skills action plan with local FE colleges, including the new West of England Skills Prospectus 2016 for individuals and employers.
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