Apprenticeships - Spend

In 2018/19 Apprenticeship spend accounted for about £22.6 million of which:

Apprenticeship spend by Local Authority

Graph showing Apprenticeship spend by Local Authority

24% was accounted for by learners living within Birmingham, 21% by Dudley residents, Sandwell (18%) and 11% in relation to Walsall and Wolverhampton with Coventry (8%).

Apprenticeship spend by LEP area

Pie chart showing Apprenticeship spend by LEP area

61% was accounted for by learners living within the Black Country LEP area, 31% within Birmingham and Solihull LEP and the remainder within Coventry and Warwickshire LEP area

Apprenticeship spend by Level

Pie chart showing Apprenticeship spend by Level

32% related to Level 2 enrolments, 49% to level 3 enrolments, with 8% level 4 enrolments (12% were unknown)

Apprenticeship spend by postcode (equal ranges)

Map showing Apprenticeship spend by postcode (equal ranges)

Particular concentrations of Apprenticeship spend is evident in relation to particular localities Dudley, followed by Sandwell and Wolverhampton

Apprenticeship spend by sector – Professional and Technical

Graph showing Apprenticeship spend by sector

Engineering and Building and Construction were the two sectors accounting for the largest spend