Specialist multilingual recruiter Euro London reports stability in the majority of the sectors it works with in its Hiring Trends report for spring, with import/export, e-commerce and some City roles providing bright spots.
The firm notes a 50% increase from the previous quarter in jobs within the import/export sector “where businesses are trying to expand into new markets and spread their exposure to changing economical climates of countries”.
It has also seen a growth in the e-commerce sector, particularly in the UK and Germany, with a 66% increase over Q1 in online retail sales, price comparison sites and mobile application development jobs taken in this sector over the first quarter.
It also notes “a noticeable recruitment drive” in some areas of banking and financial from its City office.
Euro London reports that the most sought after languages are German, French, Dutch, English and Scandinavian.
The full report
is available online from Euro London’s website.