Tag: earnings

Earnings vs. Prices

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2015: Earnings vs. Prices

This week we've received two big bits of economic news: CPI inflation fell to just 0.3% in January, while earnings growth remained roughly steady at 1.7% in the three months to December.

/ February 18, 2015
Average Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 51, 2014: Clash of the Titans

Our annual Clash of the Titans economic forecasting competition is taking place tomorrow night (the 18th December), so we've taken a look back at last year's predictions and how they compared to what actually happened.

/ December 17, 2014
Employment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 29, 2014: Employment and Earnings

While the total level of employment in the UK continues to break records, real average wages are still declining steadily.

/ July 16, 2014
Unemployment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 4, 2014: Unemployment and Earnings

The monthly labour market statistics brought further good news this week as the unemployment rate fell to 7.1% in the three months leading up to November 2013.

/ January 22, 2014