In the West Midlands 138,300 people are employed in the financial, accounting, legal and management consulting sectors, representing 6% of regional employment and 12% of the region’s gross value added. Birmingham is one of the largest financial centres in the UK, with nearly 50,000 people employed in the sector.
For more information, download our Regional Contribution of UK Financial and Professional Services report.
Financial and professional services in the West Midlands
Our infographic illustrates the percentage of UK financial services jobs in the West Midlands, indicating the major role that the region plays in the industry.
Financial and professional services in Birmingham
This factsheet details the role played by financial and professional services in Birmingham, along with case studies on how the industry has supported local businesses.