Tag: wages

Employment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 24, 2015: Employment and Earnings

After peaking at a new record level in March, total employment levels fell very slightly in April (but the trajectory remains promising), while real earnings have recovered somewhat in the last year.

/ June 17, 2015
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
Real Average Salary

Chart of the Week: Week 42, 2014: Real Average Salary

In a report released over the weekend, the TUC claimed that the current squeeze in real earnings is the most severe since our records began almost 160 years ago.

/ October 15, 2014
UK Wage Differences

Chart of the Week: Week 28, 2014: UK Wage Differences

At the end of last week, the ONS released a report on how wages have changed over time, particularly for three cohorts born in 1954, 1964 and 1974.

/ July 9, 2014