2nd largest financial hub in the UK and is recognised as one of Europe’s leading centres. 60% of the sector’s jobs are based in Glasgow and Edinburgh, where several UK banks are headquartered including Lloyds Banking Group, Clydesdale Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, Tesco Bank and Virgin Money.
Employs 150,400 people in financial & professional services
North East - Leeds
Employs 40,600 people in financial & professional services. 11.1% of employment in Leeds.
692,500 people are employed in financial and professional services in London.