Future employment growth (in %) in finance & insurance sector across countries in 2016-2030

In 2016, the share of finance & insurance in total EU employment was 2.90%.

During the period 2011-2016, the employment level of finance & insurance in EU changed by -0.24%.

The countries with highest employment share of finance & insurance in 2016 were:

  • Luxembourg 9.52%
  • Cyprus 5.30%
  • Malta 4.71%
  • Ireland 4.45%
  • United Kingdom 3.79%

The occupations with the largest numbers of people employed in finance & insurance in 2016 in EU were:

  • Office associate professionals 1,788,911
  • Office professionals 1,120,607
  • Customer clerks 1,032,381
  • Accounting clerks 684,541
  • Technical managers 384,053

In the period 2016-2030, employment for finance & insurance in EU is projected to change by 9.75%

Occupations employed in the sector in finance & insurance sector in EU in 2016

Employment share (%) in finance & insurance sector across countries in 2016

Employment in finance & insurance sector in EU in 2016 by level of education

Employment in finance & insurance sector in EU in 2016 by age