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A powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution, Derby has developed into a thriving base for modern industry and commerce. The city is at the heart of Derbyshire and a key employment hub for the area.

Once a centre for the UK railway industry, this area still has strong links with this sector and there are several railway engineering and transport companies providing local employment. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has its headquarters at The Wharf and other railway businesses include Bombardier Transportation, which manufactures rolling stock and the Delta Rail Group, which supplies software and technology to the railway industry.

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    Field Sales Advisor – Derby £14, 040 - £16, 500 Location dependant, Basic salary. £34, 000 OTE. Generous uncapped commission, first year earnings circa £45, 000, Company car, Mobile phone, Tablet + Amazing benefits You''ve probably seen Virgin Media... more details

  • Customer / Senior Windows 7 deployment engineer Total Jobs
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    Mobile Customer / Senior Windows 7 deployment engineer - £13.00 - £17.50 (UMB/LTD)per hour - (central area) Mobile Customer / Senior Windows 7 deployment engineer Location: Derby Pay Rate: £13 - 17.50 per hour (LTD/Umbrella) Contract duration: Adhoc... more details

  • PHP Developers/LAMP/MVC Derby £23-33k CWJobs I.T.
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    PHP Developers/LAMP/MVC Derby £23-33k Due to increasing demand for their products my client based in Derby is wishing to recruit two talented PHP Developers to join their multi skilled and rapidly expanding technical team. Using your PHP development... more details

  • Purchase Ledger Clerk Total Jobs
    • £17000.00 - £18800.00 per annum
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    THE OPPORTUNITY: Macildowie are working in partnership with a excellent business based on pride park in Derby. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their established team. THE ROLE & YOUR... more details

  • Junior Project Engineer/Windows/SQL Derby £18-23k CWJobs I.T.
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    Junior Project Engineer/Windows/SQL Derbyshire £18-23k Greywood Associates are delighted to be working in association with a Market Leading Company that provide software solutions to major blue chip clients, who urgently require Project Engineers... more details

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Derby Essential Jobseeker Information


Anyone seeking employment in retail should take a stroll around the three main shopping areas, the Cathedral Quarter, St Peter's Quarter and the enormous Westfield Shopping Centre. All the major high street chains are here and it helps if you know British Sign Language as Derby has a large number of deaf residents.


Several companies provide environmental testing services and health and safety advice. One of the biggest is Scientifics Ltd, which provides local jobs in everything related with environmental consultancy and emissions monitoring.


Two of the most important employers are Rolls Royce and Toyota. A range of jobs in aero-engineering is provided by the large Rolls Royce plant, which manufactures and tests aircraft engines. The Toyota factory employs many local people on its car production lines.