Sector Prospective Study of equipment in Spain


The public employment service State (SEPE), through the observatory of occupations, conducts research on the labour market focusing on the knowledge of economic activities and occupations, as well as in the trends and employment prospects, to know what economic activities that have better employment prospects in the short and medium term.

This report analyzes the manufacturing sector of equipment taking into account, on the one hand, its key position and its importance in the Spanish economy, given the centrality in our export, and on the other specific weight posed in the whole of our economy and its tendency and growth forecast. But also, a key objective of the European Union and therefore of our country is the momentum of industry as an engine productive activity of states to grow and increase in global competitiveness, for which it is vital to have the infrastructure and machinery needed.


  • Introduction and objectives of the study
  • Methodology
  • Sector characterization
  • Labour market
  • Sector status according to experts
  • The training related to the sector
  • Information of occupations
  • Conclusions
  • Regulatory framework
  • Sources and experts consulted