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According to research from leading job board, CV Library Sheffield is the place to be as in November it had the largest job growth in the UK.
The steel city led the way with a 28.5% growth in vacancies, closely followed by Southampton (23.1%).
Louisa Harrison-Walker, Managing Director at Benchmark commented: "These latest statistics further cement our city's status as a northern powerhouse and reflect the buoyancy in the economic market here in Sheffield. 2017 presents great opportunities for continued growth and is reassuring for job seekers, with the potential to attract people looking to relocate, bringing more skilled workers to the area".
The research would suggest businesses are pre-empting the January rush and capturing job seekers this side of Christmas.
For candidates it's a great time to capitalise on then job growth and now its time to take a look at your next career move. View our jobs.