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Employment growth will be driven by service sectors and expansion in technical, professional and managerial jobs.

Key facts:

  • Employment growth in the EU from 2013 to 2025 will be driven by service sector jobs, especially in higher-skilled areas such as professional services, business services and computing.
  • It is anticipated that 3 million new professional jobs will be created, as well as over 5 million new technician and associate professional jobs.
  • There are forecast to be 19.4 million new jobs requiring high-level qualifications created in the EU over this period, compensating for a declining number of jobs requiring medium- and low-level qualifications.

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