Data set from Graduate labour market statistics

Skilled employment by graduate type and age band 2023

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Type of employment (high-skilled and medium/low-skilled) by graduate type (postgraduates, graduates and non-graduates) and population group (working age and young) in 2023.

Data set details

Higher education
Graduate labour market statistics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • High-Skilled Employment Rate
  • Medium/Low-Skilled Employment Rate
  • Age range
  • Graduate Type
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduate16-646720.500
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNon-graduate16-6423.744.900
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandPostgraduate16-6478.910.400
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandGraduate21-3060.426.400
2023Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandNon-graduate21-3020.751.200

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
age_rangeAge range - Select the Age band you are interested in
graduate_typeGraduate Type - Select the Graduate Type you are interested in
hs_employment_rateHigh-Skilled Employment Rate
mls_employment_rateMedium/Low-Skilled Employment Rate


  1. Labour Force Survey data are routinely reweighted in line with population estimates, further details are in the methodology. 
  2. The high-skilled and medium/low-skilled employment rates are derived from the 2020 ONS Standard Occupation Classifications code, for further information refer to the methodology.
  3. This release is classified as ‘official statistics in development’ due to sampling variability from low response rates, impacting the data quality as some figures are calculated using small sample sizes, for more information refer to the methodology. 

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