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

In 2017, teaching professionals accounted for 4.82% in the total employment in EU.

The total employment in this occupation reached 11,010,799.

During the period 2012-2017, the number of people employed as teaching professionals in EU changed by 2.91%.

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

  • Education (9,899,234)
  • Health & social care (431,293)
  • Arts & recreation (194,843) 
  • Public sector & defence (163,203)
  • Professional services (102,195)

Countries with highest employment share of teaching professionals in 2017:

  • Denmark (8.23%)
  • Belgium (6.85%)
  • Sweden (6.76%)
  • Greece (6.56%)
  • Slovenia (6.26%)

In the period 2016-2030, employment for teaching professionals in EU is projected to change by -2.62%

Future job prospects of teaching professionals across Member States in 2016-2030

Importance of tasks of teaching professionals in EU in 2016

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

Employment of teaching professionals in EU in 2017 by economy sectors

Employment of teaching professionals in EU in 2017 by field of study

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