A recent survey of 6000 UK workers revealed the following main points:-
1. Men still earn more
Male workers are paid an average of 18.5% more than their female counterparts.
2. Finance has the widest pay gap
Of the industries analysed, the gender pay gap is widest in Finance and narrowest in Marketing.
3. Jobseekers move for money
Over 30% of workers enjoyed their last pay rise as a result of a job change.
4. Bonus is king
The opportunity to earn a bonus is the UK’s most sought after job-related perk.
5. Happiness is a salary of £24k
The average salary for the 20% of respondents who said they love their job is £24,158