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    Employment in UK archaeology, October 2011

    Headlines from the State of the Archaeological Market October 2011 report: The number of people employed in commercial, applied archaeology has increased slightly (by 0.4%) over the six months to October 2011. Levels of staff turnover are relatively low, and employers believe that the majority of people who have lost jobs in archaeology in the last six months have remained within the sector. Salaries have not risen in line with inflation in the six months to October 2011, and therefore have typically fallen in real terms. Significant numbers of archaeological businesses have subsidiary offices located elsewhere in theUnited Kingdom. Financially, companies are turning over slightly more revenue in 2010-11 than…