Limerick Top Performer For Business Growth

2 November 2017 

IrishJobs.ie Latest Index Report Shows 43% Vacancy Increase in Limerick

According to the latest vacancies report from leading recruitment firm IrishJobs.ie Limerick is powering ahead in terms of business performance and economic expansion. Comparison figures for quarter three 2016 and quarter three 2017 show a remarkable 43% increase in job vacancies across most industry sectors.

Continued investment by IDA supported multinationals such as Northern Trust and Regeneron are boosting career opportunities in rapidly expanding sectors including Financial Services, Bio pharma and Life Sciences. Limerick is now second only to Dublin in terms of vacancy rates and employment opportunities. The strong economic performance of the City together with a strong educational presence and talent pipeline is benefiting the entire Mid-West Region in terms of attracting further business to locate here.  

The complete report and associated national vacancy rates per county can be read here