The Jobs Monitor is updated daily with the job-creation and job-loss activity of thousands of named
organisations experiencing dynamic change.

The jobs data is gathered from rigorous media monitoring across 200,000 sources; data analysis of
employment moves within organisations that are growing, downsizing or restructuring; and other
relevant research.


Date

Organisation

Turnover £m

Employees

Sector Group

What’s Happening
01/09/2020 Community Care Worker Limited 51 Health & veterinary services Recruitment Drive – Creating 100 Jobs – Part of Plans to Expand Across West Midlands
01/09/2020 Addison Lee 166.92 427 Transport & storage 422 Jobs Cut – Part of Cost Cutting Plans – Business Impacted by Covid19
02/09/2020 Saietta 29 Vehicles & components Plans to Expand Production Site – Creating 200 Jobs
02/09/2020 Pets at Home 854.64 6038 Retailing & wholesaling Closing Stoke-on-Trent Warehouse – Replacing Site with £48m HQ – 300 Jobs at Risk
03/09/2020 Amazon 25040 27000 Retailing & Wholesaling Creating 7,000 UK Jobs – Follows Rapid Headcount Growth Amid Covid19
03/09/2020 Costa Coffee 1300 16000 Retailing & wholesaling Making 1650 Redundancies – 10% of Workforce to be affected – Cutting Costs due to Coronavirus Impacts
04/09/2020 Robin Hood Energy 97.95 240 Energy, utilities, waste 230 Redundancies – Sold Customer Base to Centrica/British Gas
07/09/2020 Haribo 501 Food & beverages 200 Jobs at Risk – Plan to Downsize UK Operations & Move Production Overseas
08/09/2020 Coppergreen Leisure Resorts 400 Leisure & hospitality Multimillion-Pound Expansion Underway – 150 Jobs Expected – 2 New Parks Planned – Follows Surge in Demand
08/09/2020 The Deltic Group 102 4000 Leisure & hospitality Plans to Make 402 Redundancies – Affecting 10% of Workforce – Impacted by Pandemic
09/09/2020 Iceland Foods Ltd 3020 24528 Retailing & wholesaling 560 Jobs Created Amid Rise in Demand – Adds To 3,000 Roles Created During Lockdown – Business Expansion
09/09/2020 Pizza Hut 213.98 7131 Leisure & hospitality Closing 29 Restaurants – Making 450 Redundancies – Impacted by Pandemic
10/09/2020 Tobermore Concrete 50.75 242 Property & Construction Creating 95 Jobs – Investing £30 million To Rapidly Grow Business – Follows Surge in Demand
10/09/2020 Leonardo 2140 7093 Aerospace & defence Cutting 150 Jobs at Somerset Site – Part of Business Restructure – Cost Synergies Sought
11/09/2020 Powerfuel Energy, Utilities & Waste Plan for New Energy Recovery Facility in Dorset – 400 Jobs Expected – Business Growth
11/09/2020 Forterra 380 1948 Property & Construction 225 Jobs Cut – Part of Business Restructure – Costs Reduced By £10.4 million
14/09/2020 Oakland International 22 349 Transport & storage Constructing New Warehouse in Leicestershire – 400 Jobs Expected – Business Expansion
15/09/2020 Domino’s Pizza 508 3895 Leisure & hospitality Plan to Create 5,000 UK Jobs – Part of Post-Lockdown Expansion
15/09/2020 Lendlease 563.01 693 Property & construction Cutting 240 Jobs – 15% Of UK Workforce – Follows Increased Losses
16/09/2020 Home Instead 108 13000 Health & veterinary services Recruitment Drive in Scotland – 250 Jobs Created – Follows Increased Demand
16/09/2020 Emirates UK 3500 Transport & Storage Reducing Size of UK Workforce – 600 Jobs at Risk – Business Impacted by Industry Downturn
17/09/2020 Co-Op Food 833.17 8688 Retailing & wholesaling Investing £130 million In Store Portfolio – 50 New Sites & 1,000 New Jobs Planned – Follows Revenue Growth
17/09/2020 Cornwall Council 5000 Local government 200 Jobs at Risk – Cost Synergies Sought – Required to Save £58 million By 2024
18/09/2020 Morrisons 8830 100000 Retailing & Wholesaling Additional 2,240 Jobs Created – Part Of £25 million Investment in Cleaning Measures
18/09/2020 Senator Group 262 Property & Construction 174 Jobs at Risk – Business Restructure – Trading Impacted by Covid19
19/09/2020 Finnebrogue Artisan 501 Food & beverages Building £25m Factory in Northern Ireland – Creating 300 Jobs – Due to Open in January 2021
21/09/2020 SeAH Engineering & manufacturing New Lincolnshire Base Planned – 400 Jobs Expected – UK Growth
21/09/2020 Butlin’s 5001 Leisure & hospitality 1,000 Jobs at Risk – Operating At 50% Of Capacity – Restructure Underway
22/09/2020 McCormick UK 265.52 706 Food & beverages Building New Manufacturing Plant in Peterborough – 636,341 Sq Ft – 300 Jobs Expected
22/09/2020 Whitbread Plc 2070 36034 Leisure & hospitality Cutting 6,000 Jobs – Business Restructure – Impacted by Covid19
23/09/2020 Perkin Elmer 17 151 Chemicals, pharmac & biotech Creating 200 New Jobs in Wales – Opening New COVID-19 Testing Lab
23/09/2020 Cartwright Group 186.42 1035 Vehicles & components Entered Administration – 500 Redundancies – Fleet Services acquired by Zenith
24/09/2020 Wykeland 5.84 25 Property & construction New Warehouse & Distribution Centre Planned in Yorkshire – 400 Jobs Expected – £30 million Investment
24/09/2020 SSP Group 2790 39549 Food & Beverages Sales Down 86% Amid Covid19 – Plan to Cut 5,000 Jobs – Business Restructure
25/09/2020 By Gamers For Gamers 4 Media & publishing New Office in Manchester – 40 New Jobs Expected – Business Growth
25/09/2020 Ford 12910 13000 Vehicles & components Closing Bridgend factory – 1000 Jobs Lost
28/09/2020 Yodel 403 3923 Transport & storage Plans to Create 3000 Jobs – Anticipating High Demand
28/09/2020 GB Training (UK) Ltd 70 Business services Trading Ceased – Income Reduced by Covid19 – 70 Jobs Lost
30/09/2020 Model T Finance T/A GBB 9 Banks & financial services Creating 120 Jobs in Middlesbrough – Signed 15-year lease on new Headquarters
30/09/2020 Outokumpu 612 546 Engineering & manufacturing Cutting 100 Jobs in Sheffield – Part of Business Turnaround Plans

Region – Private sector  only

Job gains

Gain %

Job losses

Loss %
London 23830 33.2% 20479 52.6%
North West 15186 21.1% 1358 3.5%
South East 9533 13.3% 1198 3.1%
West Midlands 6715 9.3% 656 1.7%
East of England 6237 8.7% 11971 30.8%
Yorkshire and the Humber 5057 7.0% 607 1.6%
East Midlands 890 1.2% 663 1.7%
North East 805 1.1% 211 0.5%
South West 775 1.1% 220 0.6%
England Total 69028 96.1% 37363 96.0%
Wales 1700 2.4% 291 0.7%
Scotland 267 0.4% 1010 2.6%
Northern Ireland 847 1.2% 262 0.7%
United Kingdom Total 71842 100% 38926 100%

Sector Group – Private sector only

Job gains

Gain %

Job losses

Loss %
Retailing & Wholesaling 42597 59.3% 3133 8.0%
Transport & Storage 9060 12.6% 2756 7.1%
Leisure & hospitality 5450 7.6% 9679 24.9%
Media & publishing 3547 4.9% 59 0.2%
Property & Construction 2187 3.0% 1077 2.8%
Health & veterinary services 1420 2.0% 0 0.0%
Food & Beverages 1093 1.5% 5422 13.9%
Banks & financial services 999 1.4% 2060 5.3%
Business services 956 1.3% 136 0.3%
Engineering & Manufacturing 940 1.3% 700 1.8%
Chemicals, pharmac & biotech 901 1.3% 41 0.1%
Energy, utilities, waste 890 1.2% 10294 26.4%
Consumer goods & services 670 0.9% 0 0.0%
IT & telecommunications 632 0.9% 300 0.8%
Vehicles & Components 400 0.6% 1968 5.1%
Aerospace & defence 100 0.1% 480 1.2%
Electronics and electrical 0 0.0% 821 2.1%
Total 71842 100% 38926 100%

A selection of organisations that experienced
job movements during
September 2020

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