German jobmarket for chemists – a summary in May 2015

It has been a while again since my last english post. To be precise, in March 2015 wrote about the growth of chemical production in Germany and the low general unemployment. Well, at least according to official statistics. If you take a look at the number of unemployed chemists in Germany (e.g. on my statistics … Weiterlesen German jobmarket for chemists – a summary in May 2015

Unemployment among German chemists

Firstly, I am trying to keep up with with my schedule, so here I have new unemployment numbers for chemists in Germany. There is a further decline in total unemployment to 8858 persons. Experts unemployment stays more or less the same, and the number of chemists looking for a job is even rising. You can … Weiterlesen Unemployment among German chemists

German job market for chemists in October

Another month passed, so I proudly present the new unemployment numbers by the German Arbeitsagentur. First, chemists: In October, there was a slight reduction of unemployed chemists (9072), although unemployment of so-called experts is still around the same number (2524) as last month (I still believe that PhD chemists fall into this category). Compared to … Weiterlesen German job market for chemists in October

New unemployment numbers and round up for German Chemists in September

Unfortunately I was still not able to find unemployment numbers for chemists in whole Europe, so I just updated my old diagram. Basically, there is not much movement in the numbers. If someone has a hint where to find the European numbers, please post it in the comments. No login or registration is required. What … Weiterlesen New unemployment numbers and round up for German Chemists in September

Unemployment for chemists in Germany in August 2014

As in the last months, a slight trend to higher unemployment is visible in August regarding unemployed chemists. According to the German „Agentur für Arbeit“ (see Excel-File), 9773 chemistry-related persons were unemployed, 2559 of them so-called „experts“ (The classification of an „expert“ by the „Agentur“ is complicated, but I guess that PhD chemists are a … Weiterlesen Unemployment for chemists in Germany in August 2014