Research and analysis

Future manufacturing: UK workforce needs

Report examining the current and future skills demands in UK manufacturing.


What type of future workforce will the UK need? (EP36)


This paper investigates the type of manufacturing workforce the UK will need in future. It examines the current skills mix and employment trends to predict the scale and nature of future workforce needs.

This review was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of manufacturing in the UK.

Published 30 October 2013