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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21 - Job duties

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Graduate Outcomes Survey Results 2020/21

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Job duties

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This data field records the graduates job duties in their employment

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

Graduate.ALLACT01 = 1 OR Graduate.ALLACT05 = 1


The information captured relates to what the graduate considers to be their MAIN job in the employment section. This question is mandatory to answer if ALLACT01 = 1 or ALLACT05 = 1.

ALL of the information provided in Employment.JOBTITLE and Employment.JOBDUTIES is returned to assist in the allocation of a Standard Occupation Classification (SOC) code. The SOC 2010 valid entries and labels are based on the UK Standard Occupational Classification 2010 (UK SOC 2010) four digit class and five digit subclass levels as identified in the Office for National Statistics (ONS) UK Standard Occupational Classification 2010 web page.

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


What did you mainly do in your job?

Required for valid responseYes
To be asked of third partyYes
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Field length750
Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Date modified2021-12-21
Change management notesThe field length has been increased from 200 to 750 to match changes to the Graduate Outcomes survey for the C20072 collection.

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