Conditions in the labour market continue to improve. According to the Office for National Statistics, employment rose by 166,000 in the three months to April and the private sector created 205,000 new jobs.
So, if you are looking for a new job, here are 10 companies hiring this month.
Since 1991, Carluccio's restaurants have been the renowned home of fresh, authentic Italian food throughout the UK. The company has more than 57 restaurants nationwide and they plan to open more sites each year.
Available positions: Carluccio's is hiring sous chefs, head chefs, assistant managers and general managers for their restaurants throughout the country.
Formed in 2002, Tragus is one of the UK's largest independently-owned restaurant operators with more than 285 sites across the country serving more than 21 million meals a year. Its portfolio of leading brands operates as four divisions - Café Rouge, Strada, Bella Italia, and the Brasseries - with offerings ranging from pizza and pasta to French classics.
Available positions: Tragus is hiring head chefs, sous chefs, assistant managers and managers across all four divisions.
Whitbread is the power behind some of the UK's most successful, much-loved hospitality brands: Premier Inn, Costa Coffee, Beefeater Grill, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Taybarns. A FTSE100 company, it serves nearly 9 million guests a month in more than 2,000 outlets. The number of guests and outlets just keeps on growing, too. Premier Inn alone is planning 25 new sites in the next three years.
Available positions: Whitbread is hiring executive staff for their different hospitality brands at different locations throughout the country
Rackspace Hosting is the world's leader in hosting and cloud computing. Since 2001 Rackspace has been hosting and supporting websites, internet applications, email servers, security and storage services for 6,000 customers.
Available positions: Rackspace is hiring mostly in London in the areas of IT, sales, HR, finance or tech support.
IBM is a global business operating in more than 170 countries. At present, IBM UK has around 20,000 employees, bringing innovative solutions to a diverse client base to help solve some of their toughest business challenges.
Available positions: The company is looking for talented professionals across all areas of the business for IBM locations across the UK.
Home Retail Group is the UK's leading home and general merchandise retailer with sales of almost £6bn in the past financial year. It sells products under two distinctive and complementary brands, Argos and Homebase, which combine to serve some 200 million customers every year. Home Retail Group employs approximately 53,000 people.
Available positions: There are openings at Argos and Homebase in buying/merchandising, operations, supply chain or one of the many other departments.
The Betfair group of companies ('Betfair') offers a global portfolio of gambling products and services. This includes the world's leading betting exchange (a concept pioneered by Betfair), which is provided in the UK.
Available positions: Betfair is hiring in its corporate areas, marketing, products and services as well as technology. They are also looking for talented graduates for their graduate programme.
With more than 12,800 employees across 195 sites, with 1,800 vehicles, 2,923 trailers and around 2.5 million square metres of warehousing, Norbert Dentressangle is one of the UK's largest logistics and transport companies.
Available positions: Norbert Dentressangle is hiring drivers, transport co-ordinators, business development managers and more for different locations across the UK.
Bupa Care Homes is part of Bupa, a leading international healthcare group. Bupa has more than 300 care homes in the UK, offering expert residential, respite and nursing care, and specialist homes in dementia and other conditions.
Available positions: Bupa offers jobs for managers, carers, nurses and support workers in care homes throughout the UK.
Healthcare at Home Ltd was established in 1992 with the vision to enhance the way in which care is provided for patients both in the home and in the community. The team of around 1,000 staff operates from locations throughout the UK to provide national services delivered from a local base.
Available positions: Healthcare at Home has positions in areas such as nursing, logistics, finance, HR, and customer services.
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