In ten years time, 7 million jobs in the UK will depend on science. Nearly 60% of new jobs will need qualifications in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM subjects). There are a huge number of careers from science. Only a few scientists actually work in laboratories.
Over a working life, people with STEM qualifications can expect to earn 10% more than those with other qualifications. Here are some of the areas in which jobs are available for people with science qualifications:-