Pay data: three months to April 2019

Pay awards have settled around the 2.5% mark this year.

  • XpertHR shows the median basic pay award in the three months to April at 2.5% (for the fourth consecutive rolling quarter). The interquartile range stands at 0.8 percentage points, between 2.0% (the lower quartile) and 2.8% (the upper quartile).
  • Data from the Labour Research Department’s Payline show the median increase at 2.5%.
  • Similarly, data from Incomes Data Research show the median award at 2.5%