Careers Research

Careerometer and the Future for Jobs

Do you have a particular Career in mind?   Are there going to be jobs for you in the future?

This is where Careerometer can help.

Jobs that have a future will have a green ‘Growth’ rate and the ‘Replacement’ rate will be positive.  The higher the positive percentages, the better!


To clear the card, press the red ‘Clear card’ button.

Simply type in the title of the job you are interested in and the widget provides a series of options from which you can select the most relevant to you. 

You could then look up another job and compare. 

You can also select ‘display the UK average’ and compare the information with the occupation you have selected.


Discover! (Creative Careers)

Bringing together careers information and opportunities from creative organisations in one explorable directory.

Go Compare


Go Compare‘s guide to the riskiest jobs across the UK in 2020.  Most jobs have elements of risk; the financial rewards of a good salary are often in place to off-set the high risks.  

National Careers Service

The National Careers Services website has profiles of over 800 different types of jobs, from archivist to zoologist.

Each one describes the skills and qualifications needed to get that job; what the work would be like; what the pay you could be; and what the career prospects are.

Leaflets and Booklets

Norfolk Work & Skills 2019

If you are interested in the following sectors:

+ Health and Social Care

+ ICT and Digital Creative

+ Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering

+ Agriculture, Food and Drink

+ Energy (including Renewables)

+ Finance and Insurance

+ Tourism and Culture

+ Retail

+ Construction and the Built Environment

+ Life Sciences

+ Hospitality and Catering

+ Services to the Public

then take a look at pages 8 to 19 of the Norfolk Work & Skills 2019 booklet.


Online Quizzes

Career Wizard Quiz from the icanbea… website

Have a go at this quiz to match your interests and skills to particular jobs!

You can sign-up to the website using your school email address to save all of the details.