Past weeks have highlighted the growing concerns around the future of the jobs market, as companies across the UK announce job cuts and business closures as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. This is mirrored in stats recently released by the ONS; during the period March to June 2020 the number of people on UK company payrolls dropped by circa 649,000. According to the report, unemployment has not surged, which is due to the high numbers of individuals placed on the Government’s furlough scheme. However, as the support mechanism comes to a close, employers are beginning to cull staff. Elsewhere, research published by CV-Library has found that job numbers plummeted by 62.7% in Q2 2020, compared to the previous year. Meanwhile, businesses including John Lewis, Burger King and Rolls-Royce...
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