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Half of UK engineers seek career change

About half of all U.K. engineers (47%) said they expect to switch careers within the next five years, a survey has found.

The main cause was the need for improved work-life balance (25%) followed by those who said changing personal interests (22%), followed by the need for higher income (17%).

The survey, conducted by recruitment company Kelly Services, interviewed 2,200 engineers in the UK.

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