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Wolverhampton comprises part of the West Midlands district and lies to the Northwest of Birmingham. It is an ideal city for the short distance commuter as it was ranked 11, outside of London, for its transport system and as a result Wolverhampton has a lower than average number of car-owners. Wolverhampton is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the - locals are known colloquially as “Yam Yams”

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  • JavaScript Web Developer Total Jobs
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    ...About our client Our client a visionary communications partner, with over 130 people across 2 offices in Wolverhampton and Birmingham. They work with some of the world''s biggest brands to create and deliver a wide range of digital marketing, brand... more details

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    ...Senior PHP Developer - PHP / MySQL / HTML / CSS / JavaScript A UK media leader are looking for PHP Developers ranging from Junior through to Senior levels. Based in Wolverhampton Salary of up to £40, 000 To apply please call 0121 227 5600 or email... more details

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    ...Quality Inspector Our client who specialise in the manufacture hydraulic cylinders and cylinder liners are urgently recruiting for an experienced Goods in Quality Inspector to join their thriving Wolverhampton based company. Main duties of the role... more details

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    Assembly Technician required for a 6 month contract paying up to £17 p/h. Ideal Assembly Technician will come from aerospace/automotive background. This role is for a leading design and manufacturing company who require a Assembly Technician to... more details

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    MI/Data Warehouse Test Analyst/Tester. Skills: Test Analyst, Test Analyst, Tester, ISTQB, ISEB, ideally with Automation Testing and experience of MI/Data Warehouse/Testing MI Reports £27, 500 - £36, 000 (salary dependent upon experience and level)... more details

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Wolverhampton Essential Jobseeker Information

Service sector

The service sector is by far Wolverhampton's largest employer with 74.9% of all jobs being in this area. The major subcomponents of this sector are in public administration, education and health 32.8% of the total employment, while distribution, hotels and restaurants take up 21.1%, and finance and IT takes up 12.7%. The largest single employer is Wolverhampton City Council.

Engineering and Manufacturing

Traditionally, Wolverhampton's economy has been dominated by the engineering and manufacturing industries.  These  industries continue to play a key role in it's economy today, though in a less significant way than during its heyday.  Sustaining a workforce of over 14,000 people, the overall manufacturing sector has diversified into various sub-sectors, notably aerospace and defence.  One of the largest employers in Wolverhampton is Smiths Aerospace which, along with H S Marston and the Goodrich Corporation dominate this sector.