Future job prospects of the occupation in EU in 2016-2030

In 2017, managers accounted for 5.98% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 13,652,474.

During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as managers in EU changed by 4.72%.

In 2017, managers were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:

  • Wholesale & retail trade (2,323,243)
  • Manufacturing (2,064,967)
  • Accommodation & food (1,214,559) 
  • Professional services (1,193,966)
  • Construction (1,062,774)

Countries with highest employment share of managers in 2017:

  • Estonia (12.14%)
  • United Kingdom (11.46%)
  • Malta (10.27%)
  • Latvia (9.75%)
  • Lithuania (9.07%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for managers in EU is projected to change by 13.90%

Future job prospects of managers across Member States in 2016-2030

Importance of tasks of managers in EU in 2016

Usual range of monthly gross income in the occupation in EU in 2016 (EUR, in Purchasing power parity)

Employment of managers in EU in 2017 by economy sectors

Employment of managers in EU in 2017 by field of study

Future job openings of managers for educational level possessed in EU in 2016-2030 by education level