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Adzuna is the number one job search engine used by job boards

We’re delighted that for the second year in a row we have come out as the top job search engine used by job boards according to the 2020-21 Recruiting Sites Survey conducted by the JobBoardDoctor.  Adzuna is used by 69% of the survey respondents, 20% more than the nearest competitor.  Especially in these difficult times, Continued »

Competition for jobs falls to 6-month low

The jobs market has been through the wringer over the last six months, but there are signs emerging that the worst may be over. Competition for jobs has fallen to a six month low, meaning an easier time for the millions of Americans currently looking for work. Our latest US Job Market Report analyzes trends Continued »

Job markets in blue states recover faster than red states

Here at Adzuna HQ, we’ve been closely following local labor market developments across the 50 US states ahead of the 2020 presidential election on 3rd November. In fact, you may have already seen our research on the states leading the US recovery. (If not, why not? Check it out here!) Diving even deeper, we’ve done some analysis Continued »

Which states are leading the recovery in the US?

Our latest job vacancy numbers for the USA show that we’re within striking distance of the pre-pandemic levels. Having fallen from over 4 million to just 2.1 million vacancies at the end of April, here in September the overall number has recovered back to 3.6 million. The unemployment rate (which lags behind our real-time numbers) Continued »

Staying motivated in your job search during the COVID-19 crisis

As COVID-19 continues to impact the daily lives of millions of people around the world, those of you looking for reliable employment will be feeling the strain even more. What was already a demanding task has now become even more strenuous, with countless companies laying off workers, announcing redundancies and even shutting up shop completely. Continued »

The Ultimate Guide To Finding a Job This Fall

In the US, the number of unemployed is coming down, which is welcome news. However the unemployment rate is still 8.4% as of August 2020, whereas it hovered around 4% between August 2018 and February 2020. Overall, around 22 million Americans lost their job during the pandemic. Nearly half of those people have now returned Continued »

Where are all the jobs? The cities and sectors hiring now

Finding a job during the pandemic can feel like an impossible task. Covid-19 has ravaged the economy and stalled hiring, with 14.8 million Americans remaining unemployed, hiring activity slipping significantly and competition for jobs increasingly intense. But, if you can be flexible on location, following in the footsteps of many big corporates and moving to Continued »

Adzuna’s mission to Get America Working

2020 has been an extremely challenging year for jobseekers and employers. The U.S. job market has been decimated by the coronavirus crisis, and despite some signs that a recovery may be on the horizon, the picture in September 2020 remains bleak. We are experiencing one of the biggest economic slumps in living memory; 14.8 million Continued »

The Impact of Social Distancing on the Workplace

As the coronavirus continues to dictate so much of our daily lives, our work environment has changed significantly. The longer the world has to cope with the corona virus pandemic, the more businesses adapt and learn new ways to operate effectively. Most companies and workers that are able to work completely online have done so Continued »

Supply and Demand of Jobs – an analysis with Pandologic

We partnered up with our friends over at Pandologic to take a deeper look at the connection between the supply of jobs, and how the demand for candidates has changed during the coronavirus crisis. Here’s a look at our report: What effects has covid-19 had on the job market? We’ve been spending our time asking Continued »