Gloucestershire average salary comparison

An average salary is ranging between 29.8k in Forest of Dean and 37.2k in Cheltenham. UK average salary is 37.4k in 2019. Gross average salary is calculated for full-time employees. Employee has to be in the same job for over 12 months. The data collected is Tax Year Ending. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
Gloucestershire average salary comparison
AreaAverage salary in 2019
CotswoldN/A
Forest of Dean£29.8k
Stroud£33.2k
South Gloucestershire£34.7k
Tewkesbury£36.1k
Gloucester£36.7k
Cheltenham£37.2k
United Kingdom£37.4k
Gloucestershire average salary by year

Gloucestershire average salary comparison by sex

Gross average income in 2019 for female and male.

Gloucestershire average salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale average salaryMale average salary
Cotswold£27.8kN/A
Forest of Dean£21.4k£33.3k
Stroud£28.6k£35.7k
South Gloucestershire£28.9k£37.8k
TewkesburyN/A£38.2k
Gloucester£31.5k£40.9k
Cheltenham£32.6k£41.6k
United Kingdom£31.8k£41.2k

Gloucestershire median salary comparison

A median salary is ranging between 24.3k in Forest of Dean and 33.5k in Tewkesbury. UK median salary is 30.4k in 2019. Gross median salary in 2019 for full-time employees including incentive payments. Median income divides the income distribution into two equal groups, upper half having income above that amount, and lower half having income below that amount.
Gloucestershire median salary comparison
AreaMedian salary in 2019
Forest of Dean£24.3k
Cotswold£26.0k
Gloucester£29.2k
United Kingdom£30.4k
Stroud£30.5k
Cheltenham£30.9k
South Gloucestershire£31.4k
Tewkesbury£33.5k
Gloucestershire median salary by year

Gloucestershire median salary comparison by sex

Gross median income in 2019 for female and male.

Gloucestershire median salary comparison by sex
AreaFemale median salaryMale median salary
Forest of Dean£20.4k£25.9k
Cotswold£23.9k£30.0k
Gloucester£24.8k£33.2k
United Kingdom£26.8k£32.9k
Stroud£26.1k£33.5k
Cheltenham£28.7k£32.6k
South Gloucestershire£25.4k£33.0k
TewkesburyN/A£35.3k

Gloucestershire unemployment rate comparison

An unemployment rate is ranging between 2.3% in Stroud and 3.5% in Gloucester. UK unemployment rate is 3.8% in 2019.
Gloucestershire unemployment rate comparison
AreaUnemployment rate in 2019
Stroud2.3%
Cotswold2.5%
Forest of Dean2.9%
Cheltenham3%
South Gloucestershire3%
Tewkesbury3%
Gloucester3.5%
United Kingdom3.8%
Gloucestershire unemployment rate by year

Gloucestershire net household income map

Map shows the net average household income in 2016 by middle layer super output area (MSOA). The lowest average net household income was in Gloucester 005, with £23.2k. The area with the highest average net income was South Gloucestershire 021, with £53.7k. Median income was £34.8k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £34.8k. Median income for England and Wales was 31.9k ( the lowest income was in Leeds 086, £16.8k, the highest in Tower Hamlets 033, £93.8k).

Gloucestershire net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Gloucester 005 £23.2k
median £34.8k
highest South Gloucestershire 021 £53.7k

Gloucestershire relative housing costs map

The map below shows housing costs share of net household income in 2016. The higher the share of income costs the darker the displayed color. An equivalisation scale and different models for income before housing costs and after housing costs may result in a few inconsitencies. Although there are some inconsistencies, it does not change significantly the overall picture of area comparison.

Gloucestershire relative housing costs map

Gloucestershire working age population share

2018 population estimates.

41.8

Gloucestershire
average age

40.2

England & Wales
average age
Gloucestershire working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15167k18.2%19.1%
16-64561k61.3%62.5%
65+188k20.5%18.3%

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