Future employment growth (in %) of office associate professionals across countries in 2016-2030

In 2016, office associate professionals accounted for 6.72% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 15,105,215.

During the period 2011-2016, the number of people employed as office associate professionals in EU changed by 2.91%.

In 2016, office associate professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Public sector & defence (3,082,472)
  • Wholesale & retail trade (2,352,136)
  • Professional services (2,074,306) 
  • Finance & insurance (1,788,911)
  • Manufacturing (1,589,869)

Countries with highest employment share of office associate professionals in 2016:

  • Luxembourg (11.41%)
  • Denmark (9.20%)
  • Cyprus (9.16%)
  • Sweden (8.93%)
  • Latvia (8.21%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for office associate professionals in EU is projected to change by 11.75%

Future job openings of office associate professionals in EU in 2016-2030 (including replacements for vacated jobs)

Key employment sectors of office associate professionals in EU in 2016

Employment of office associate professionals in EU in 2016 by education level

Employment of office associate professionals in EU in 2016 by age

Employment share of office associate professionals across countries in 2016 across countries

Future job openings of office associate professionals in EU in 2016-2030 by education level