Recruiters call for cut in £30k migrant salary threshold

Recruiters have welcomed the news that the Home Secretary Sajid Javid has ordered a rethink of Theresa May’s post-Brexit plans for a £30k minimum salary threshold for migrants.

Industry leaders have told Recruiter that cutting the threshold is necessary to address skills shortages in many sectors. 

According to a report in the Telegraph, the home secretary wants the government’s Migration Advisory Committee to look at lowering the prospective wage caps of £30k for skilled workers and £20.8k for foreign graduates at...

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