Online jobs index shows rise in job ads

The number of jobs advertised online increased by 4% in the second quarter of this year.

The number of vacancies also represents a 2% increase year-on-year.

Sectors with the largest number of vacancies between April and June include Hotel and Catering up 19%, Tourism up 15% and IT up 14%.

The IrishJobs.ie index also shows drops in jobs being advertised in Construction, Architecture and Property, Engineering and Utilities and Beauty and Leisure.

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