Skip to main content Skip to navigation

IER News & blogs

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) - new developments

IER staff, led by Peter Elias, are currently engaged in a project funded by the Office for National Statisticsons logo, to add more detail into the next revision of the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC).

Having just completed work on the revision of SOC2010 to SOC2020, the new project will provide for a six-digit structure to the classification. The work involves a series of face-to-face meetings with interested parties, such as the NHS, Royal Society, Careers Wales, Skills Development Scotland and a wide range of government departments and agencies.

As part of this work, ONS and IER have teamed up to create an online survey available to anyone with an interest in this work. Details can be found here.

Thu 12 Sep 2019, 13:03 | Tags: SOC2010 Faculty of Social Sciences SOC2020