The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Derbyshire Dales was worth an estimated £1.9 billion in 2019, according to figures published by the ONS. Derbyshire Dales's GDP growth between 2018 and 2019 was 1.5% per year. Compare GDP by area.
The Manufacturing industry is the largest in Derbyshire Dales based on the number of jobs, accounting for 13.0% of roles in the area.
2019 ONS figures suggest that there are 47,000 jobs in Derbyshire Dales, which has a working-age (aged 16-65) population of 41,837. The 2019 job density in Derbyshire Dales is 1.12, meaning there are 1.12 jobs per member of the Derbyshire Dales working-age population.
Derbyshire Dales had a mean average salary for full-time employees of £32,152 in 2021. Derbyshire Dales's unemployment rate is 4.9% as of 2014. Compare unemployment rate by area.
The 2019 labour force or working-age population in Derbyshire Dales is 41,837 or 57.8% of the total population.
In 2021, 95.1% of the labour market was recorded as employed, above the 94.8% average rate for England. Of those employed, 31.0% are self-employed, and 69.0% are employees.
The Annual Population Survey for 2020 published by the ONS reports the percentage of the Derbyshire Dales working-age (aged 16-64) population who have a degree or higher is 49.8%, which is above the 42.8% degree qualification rate for England.
Over 71% of the Derbyshire Dales working-age population have at least 2 A-levels (or equivalent), and 0% have no qualifications.
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The average salary in Derbyshire Dales as of 2021 is £32,152. Between 2020 and 2021, average salaries grew by £636. Compare average salaries by area.
Derbyshire Dales's salary growth rate is 2.02% per year based on changes in average salary between 2020 and 2021, which is 2.02% higher than the average salary growth rate in Derbyshire Dales over the past 9 years.
Business data published by the ONS in 2020 show the most common job group in Derbyshire Dales is Other Managers And Proprietors, accounting for 19% of all roles in the area. In England as a whole, the largest job group is Business & Public Service Assoc. Professionals.
The fastest-growing type of job in Derbyshire Dales is Other Managers And Proprietors, with roles increasing 59% between July 2020 and July 2021. In England, the fastest-growing type of role is Corporate Managers And Directors.
|Other Managers And Proprietors||4,300||19.3%||59.3%|
|Corporate Managers And Directors||2,400||10.8%||-22.6%|
|Business, Media And Public Service Professionals||2,400||10.8%|
There was a 6% decrease in roles between 2019 and 2020. In England as a whole, there was a 2% decrease.
Based on the total number of jobs, the largest industry in Derbyshire Dales is Manufacturing. Other major industries include Accommodation & Food Services, which represents over 10% of roles in Derbyshire Dales.
Financial & Insurance companies make up 1% of the Derbyshire Dales economy that's lower than the average for England as a whole (~3%).
2% of the total jobs in Derbyshire Dales are in Information and Communication, one of the key sectors for the future, below the 5% of jobs in England as a whole.
|Accommodation & Food Services||4,500||13.0%|
|Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing||3,000||8.7%|
|Public Administration & Defence||3,000||8.7%|
The fastest-growing industry in Derbyshire Dales is Information & Communication, with jobs in the sector increasing 60% between 2019 and 2020 from 500 to 800. In England more broadly the fastest-growing industry is Healthcare.
The industry with the biggest decline in Derbyshire Dales between 2019 and 2020 was Business administration & support, which saw an 47% decrease in roles, going from 1,500 to 800. In England more broadly the industry with the biggest year on year decline was Arts, entertainment & recreation, with roles decreasing by 8%.
The Information and communication industry includes many of the top companies of the future. In Derbyshire Dales, the number of roles in this sector has risen by 60% over the past year, above the 1% annual increase seen in England.
2021 UK Business Count data published by the ONS show there are 15 large businesses in Derbyshire Dales, making up 0.3% of total businesses - in England, 0.4% of businesses are large. A large business is defined as having over 250 employees.
There are 45 medium-sized businesses based in Derbyshire Dales, making up 1.0% of total businesses - in England, 1.5% of businesses are medium-sized. A medium-sized business is defined as having between 50 and 249 employees.
There are 395 small businesses based in Derbyshire Dales, making up 8.6% of total businesses - in England, 8.3% of businesses are small. A small business is defined as having between 10 and 49 employees.
Derbyshire Dales's unemployment rate is 4.9% that's 0% lower than the average unemployment rate for England as a whole. Unemployment rates are the number of unemployed people as a percentage of the working-age population.
The main group within the unemployment population is Long-term Sick, representing 36.3% of the unemployed population.
Secondary classifications include groups: student, retired, other, all of which represent over 10% of the unemployed population.
In England as a whole, students are the main group within the unemployed population, accounting for 28.9% of the unemployed population.
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2021. Data sources: ONS Local statistics