THE number of job vacancies has hit a post recession high of over 1.2 million, a new report has shown.
Jobs site Adzuna said vacancies have increased by almost a third over the past year. November saw 1,244,772 jobs advertised, many for seasonal roles, overtaking the previous record of 1,229,131 in October.
The growth in vacancies was accompanied by a rise in average advertised salaries - the first increase for eight months.
The UK average advertised salary now stands at £33,112, up 0.2% from £33,043 in October.