Recruitment Agencies in High Wycombe
High Wycombe is the second largest town in Buckinghamshire, with its population in excess of almost 175,000. This is an urban town located conveniently close to London but paradoxically, there are surrounding areas that offer picturesque views of the countryside.
In terms of size, High Wycombe is the largest town, in terms of area, in the country and it has a number of recruitment agencies
strategically placed near to the M40, which also helps provide staff in the area with handy commuting links.
All but a few of the employment agencies can be found in the centre of High Wycombe. Despite this, there are a few other recruiters dotted further afield, but also serving the Chiltern area and accompanying districts along with the rest of Wycombe. Although most of the recruitment agencies hire staff for a combination of different sectors, there are some that are industry-specific. Positions are available on a permanent, contract and temporary basis.
Economic overview and salaries
The rate of employment in High Wycombe is at an impressive 78.1%, with almost 90,000 out of 96,000 economically active people registered as employed (according to official labour market statistics) Recruited candidates can look forward to a higher than average salary. In full-time employment, the average mean salary works out at more than £30,000, and for part-time work, that figure is almost £8,000.
Key industries and employers
At more than 17%, Wholesale & Retail trade, and repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles comprise the largest proportion of the High Wycombe workforce. The number of staff employed in these roles is 1.3% greater than the national average.
Professional, Scientific & Technical roles account for 9% of the area's working population, with vacancies including Lab Technician and Chemist available. Information and Communication roles are also popular.
It is no surprise that Retail has a high density of employment in High Wycombe given the area is home to Eden - one of the country's largest shopping centres. Boasting in excess of 100 shops, employers looking to recruit include House of Fraser, Marks and Spencer and Boots. This will be in a variety of roles ranging from Sales Assistant to HR Manager vacancies. Therefore, there are plenty of employment opportunities available in the area.
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We have 6 Recruitment Agencies based in High Wycombe and an additional 100+ agencies that recruit in the area. Use the search box above to find your ideal list of agencies.
Bluefire Engineering & Technical
Bluefire are highly acclaimed recruiters for the Engineering and Technical sectors and specialise in Building / Energy Efficiency, Maintenance, Industrial, Control & Automation and Mechanical & Electrical recruitment. Our nationwide network of offices enables us to fill permanent and contract roles across the UK; utilising knowledge and skill tests to source the most suitable staff for employers. We are ISO / REC accredited.
Bluefire IT & Telecoms
Bluefire IT & Telecoms are renowned industry recruiters and are leaders at supplying high quality technical professionals to national and SME companies alike. Through a network of offices across the UK, we are able to address all permanent and contract roles in areas such as FTTC / FTTH, Network Engineering, Support, Development, Mobile / Cellular and Project Management. We are REC and ISO accredited.
Bluefire Human Resources
Supported by a team of dedicated HR recruiters, Bluefire Human Resources is an award winning UK agency that specialises in placing CIPD / HR professionals into personnel / HR vacancies nationwide. Typically recruiting HR Officers, Managers and Business Partners, Training Managers, Administrators and Advisors, our industry expert consultants can provide bespoke solutions for all HR staffing demands. Headhunting services are also available.
Recruiter TipLocated within the London commuter belt, Wycombe is an ideal location for candidates and employers alike. The M40, M1 and Aylesbury railway line means that the UK capital is accessible in less than 30 minutes. Downley and Bourne End are popular settlements on the edge of the town, however the wealthier Beaconsfield and Marlow are more highly prized by commuters.
Bluefire Facilities Management
Recruiting professionals from Management to Maintenance, the Facilities Management team at Bluefire Consulting provide an award winning service when placing FM personnel into permanent, temporary and contract roles. Our REC / ISO certified solutions are able to address In-House and Consultancy vacancies via a network of UK offices. We can supply Hard and Soft service personnel as well as psychometric tests and executive searches as required.
Swanstaff Recruitment - Driving & Industrial
Building flexible workforces nationwide, Swanstaff deliver strategic recruitment plans that are tailored to the demands of the Driving and Industrial markets. If you’re suffering from a shortage of HGV Drivers or need to make a swift hire to combat changing production demands, Swanstaff can attract the leading professionals in your area. Filling permanent, temp or contract vacancies, we are members of the ALP and hold a Gangmasters license.
Swanstaff Recruitment - Health & Social Care
At Swanstaff, we understand the demands placed on the Care sectors and can supply the flexible professionals required to maintain a high standard of service. Working with national and local Care providers, our dedicated team offer exceptional staffing solutions from a network of nationwide branches. Sourcing qualified staff including Social Workers, Doctors, Nurses, Support Workers and HCAs, we facilitate hires for the Public and Private sectors.