Future employment growth (in %) of accounting clerks across countries in 2016-2030

In 2016, accounting clerks accounted for 3.29% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 7,404,175.

During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as accounting clerks in EU changed by 21.55%.

In 2016, accounting clerks were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Manufacturing (1,604,959)
  • Wholesale & retail trade (1,503,783)
  • Transport & storage (1,028,992) 
  • Professional services (765,216)
  • Finance & insurance (684,541)

Countries with highest employment share of accounting clerks in 2016:

  • Germany (6.35%)
  • Slovakia (4.79%)
  • Czech Republic (4.64%)
  • Croatia (3.81%)
  • Cyprus (3.81%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for accounting clerks in EU is projected to change by -12.28%

Future job openings of accounting clerks in EU in 2016-2030 (including replacements for vacated jobs)

Key employment sectors of accounting clerks in EU in 2016

Employment of accounting clerks in EU in 2016 by education level

Employment of accounting clerks in EU in 2016 by age

Employment share of accounting clerks across countries in 2016 across countries

Future job openings of accounting clerks in EU in 2016-2030 by education level