Futures Forum: The West Country, "unskilled, low-paid and part-time employment" and "large-scale migration vastly distorting the housing market."
And it's happening across the UK, as reported by the New Economics Foundation:
THE FUTURE OF MODERN EMPLOYMENT
The rise of ‘bad jobs’ | New Economics Foundation
Futures Forum: Low wages in the South West
Futures Forum: "Bad news for people trying to get on the property ladder" >>> Sidmouth's property inflation rate is one of the highest in the country
Futures Forum: "A staggering 50,000 manufacturing jobs have been lost in the South West in a decade." Which is not surprising, as "the LEP area ranks 32nd out of 39 LEP areas in England for the level of productivity."