In the UK, less than half of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) graduates work in so-called ‘STEM occupations’ (such as scientists or engineers)…By developing a novel approach to identifying science and tech jobs through the keywords collected from online vacancy descriptions, then considering all the jobs belonging to the first group as ‘STEM’ and the rest as ‘non-STEM’. This approach is made possible by having access to a large dataset collected by the firm Burning Glass Technologies, which contains information on all vacancies posted online in the UK between 2012 and 2016. Read more >> 

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