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See Industries for details of the industry classification used on XpertHR.

Type of industry XpertHR classification

A

Accounting Professional and business services
Advertising Professional and business services
Air transport Transport and storage
Architects Professional and business services

B

Banking Finance
Bars Hotels, catering and leisure
Building Construction
Building installation Construction
Building societies Finance

C

Camp sites Hotels, catering and leisure
Call centres Facilities, security and support services
Care homes Professional and business services
Cargo handling Transport and storage
Catering Hotels, catering and leisure
Charitable activities Not-for-profit
Childcare nurseries Facilities, security and support services
Cinemas Hotels, catering and leisure
Civil engineering Construction
Collection, purification and distribution of water Electricity, gas and water
Computer and related activities Information and communication
Consultants Professional and business services
Cultural activities Hotels, catering and leisure

D

Data processing, web hosting and news agencies Information and communication
Defence Public safety
Demolition Construction
Docks Transport and storage

E

Education Public education
Electricity production, distribution, transmission and supply Electricity, gas and water
Employment agencies Professional and business services
Estate agents Retail and wholesale

F

Finance Finance
Fire service Public safety

G

Gambling Hotels, catering and leisure
Glazing Construction

H

Hairdressing Retail and wholesale
Health and social work Public health
Holiday centres Hotels, catering and leisure
Hotels and restaurants Hotels, catering and leisure
Housing associations Not-for-profit

I

Industrial cleaning Facilities, security and support services
Information technology (IT) Information and communication
Inland water and sea transport Transport and storage
Installation of electrical wiring Construction
Insurance Finance

L

Legal services Professional and business services
Libraries Hotels, catering and leisure
Local government Local government

M

Manufacture of basic metal and fabricated metal products - eg iron and steel, tubes, aluminium, light metals Engineering and metals
Manufacture of chemicals, chemical products and man-made fibres - eg basic chemicals, industrial gases, dyes, paints, varnishes, pharmaceuticals, printing ink, soaps and detergents Chemicals, pharmaceuticals and oil
Manufacture of dairy products Food, drink and tobacco
Manufacture of electrical and optical equipment - eg office machinery and computers, radios, TVs, watches, clocks, optical instruments Engineering and metals
Manufacture of fabricated metal products - eg cutlery, tools, locks and wire products Engineering and metals
Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco Food, drink and tobacco
Manufacture of gas and distribution Electricity, gas and water
Manufacture of grain products, animal feeds and other food products, beverages and tobacco Food, drink and tobacco
Manufacture of leather and leather products - eg footwear, luggage General manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment - eg engines, pumps, agricultural machinery, machine tools, earth moving equipment, weapons Engineering and metals
Manufacture of non-metallic mineral products - eg glass, ceramics, bricks, cement, concrete General manufacturing
Manufacture of oil and gas products Chemicals, pharmaceuticals and oil
Manufacture of pulp, paper and paper products Paper and printing
Manufacture of refined petroleum products Chemicals, pharmaceuticals and oil
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products - eg tyres General manufacturing
Manufacture of textiles and textile products - eg preparation and spinning of textiles, weaving, carpets, narrow fabrics, clothing, hats General manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment - motor vehicles, vehicle bodies, ship repairing, aircraft manufacture Engineering and metals
Manufacture of wood and wood products General manufacturing
Mining and quarrying except energy - eg mining of iron ores, quarrying of stone, gypsum General manufacturing
Mining and quarrying of energy producing materials - eg coal, extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas and service activities incidental to, including repairing and dismantling General manufacturing
Museums Hotels, catering and leisure

N

Newspapers Information and communication

O

Other manufacture - eg furniture, mattresses, jewellery, musical instruments, sports goods, games and toys, brushes and brooms General manufacturing

P

Painting Construction
Passenger terminal activities Transport and storage
Pension funding Finance
Photographic activities Professional and business services
Plant hire Retail and wholesale
Plastering Construction
Plumbing Construction
Police Public safety
Ports Transport and storage
Postal activities Transport and storage
Press agencies Professional and business services
Printing Paper and printing
Processing and preserving of fruits and vegetables Food, drink and tobacco
Processing of nuclear fuels Engineering and metals
Production of meat and fish products Food, drink and tobacco
Public administration Local government
Pubs Hotels, catering and leisure

R

Radio Information and communication
Railways Transport and storage
Renting motor vehicles, household goods, machinery and equipment Retail and wholesale
Renting of construction equipment Retail and wholesale
Repair of metal fabricated metal products - machinery, electrical equipment, ships, aircraft, transport equipment Engineering and metals
Repair of motor vehicles Retail and wholesale
Repair of personal and household goods Retail and wholesale
Reproduction of recorded media Paper and printing
Research and development Professional and business services
Road freight Transport and storage
Roofing Construction

S

Schools - private Not-for-profit
Security Facilities, security and support services
Sporting activities Hotels, catering and leisure
Storage Transport and storage

T

Takeaways Hotels, catering and leisure
Taxis Transport and storage
Telecommunications Information and communication
Television Information and communication
Theatres Hotels, catering and leisure
Trade unions Professional and business services
Travel agents Hotels, catering and leisure

V

Vets Professional and business services
Voluntary sector Not-for-profit

W

Warehouses Transport and storage
Waste activities and services Electricity, gas and water
Wholesale and retail trade Retail and wholesale