There are hundreds of career paths in the live events industry.

There is a huge range of career paths available across the breadth of live events - from live music to festivals, corporate shows to cat walks, and sport to corporate events. 

The Live Events Industry

The live events industry is booming. There has never been a better time to start your career in this incredible industry. 

£101.5BN/YEAR

UK’s creative industries contribute a staggering £101.5bn p/yr to our economy. 

FUTURE PROOF

Creative jobs are future-proof: 87% of creative jobs are at low risk or no risk of automation.

£3BN CONTRIBUTION

Creative industries contribute almost £3bn in Yorkshire & The Humber alone. 

OVER £3M JOBS

Jobs in the creative industries have increased by almost 30% since 2011 to over 3 million today.

35% FREELANCERS

35% of creative workers are freelancers compared to the UK average of 15%.

5% GROWTH

The rate of growth for creative occupations will be more than double the UK average between now and 2024.

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