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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21 - Employer postcode

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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21

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Employer postcode

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Short nameEMPPCODE

This data item records the postcode of the graduates place of employment

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

Employment.EMPPLOC = 01, 02, 03, OR 04


This question is mandatory to answer if EMPPLOC = 01, 02, 03, or 04. If EMPPCODE is not known, then EMPPCODE_Unknown = 1.

ALL of the information provided in Employment.EMPNAME, Employment.EMPDUTIES, Employment.EMPPLOC, Employment.EMPPCODE, Employment.EMPCITY and Employment.EMPCOUNTRY is returned to assist in the allocation of a Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. The SIC 2007 valid entries and labels are based on the UK Standard Industrial Classification 2007 (UK SIC 2007) four digit class and five digit subclass levels as identified in the Office for National Statistics (ONS) UK Standard Industrial Classification 2007 web page 'Main volume' (PDF).

More information on how SIC/SOC coding is applied can be found under Data Classification (SIC/SOC) on the HESA website.


What is the postcode for your place of work?

Required for valid responseYes
To be asked of third partyYes
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Field length8
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
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