Councillor Phil Bateman said ” This information is eye opening! Its clear that we do like cars in our region, constructing them and then valeting them! Also the fact that here in our region there is a huge number of care workers. I do hope all these workers consider voting for Labour in the #GE2017 on June 8th! “
The West Midlands’ most popular jobs are…
New government data reveals that people in the West Midlands are more likely to work as vehicle valets and hospital porters than those in other parts of the UK.
Thirty-one per cent of the UK’s assemblers of vehicles and metal goods live in the region.
The most common job in the West Midlands is sales and retail assistants, with 88,000 across the region, followed by jobs such as admin assistants, clerks, and office administrators, 71,000, and care workers and home carers, of which there are 67,000