Peterborough average salary comparison

The average salary is ranging between £26.8k in Boston and £36.2k in Huntingdonshire. The UK average salary was £38.1k in 2021. 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 data was published in November 2021. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
Peterborough average salary comparison
Local authorityAverage salary in 2021
Boston£26.8k
East Lindsey£28.8k
South Holland£30.5k
Fenland£31.3k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£32.5k
Peterborough£35.3k
Huntingdonshire£36.2k
United Kingdom£38.1k
Peterborough average salary by year

Peterborough average salary comparison by sex

The average salary for female is ranging between £25.5k in Boston and £33.0k in Huntingdonshire. The UK average salary for female was £33.2k in 2021. The average salary for male is ranging between £27.4k in Boston and £38.2k in Huntingdonshire. The UK average salary for male was £41.5k in 2021.
Peterborough average salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale average salary, 2021Male average salary
Boston£25.5k£27.4k
East Lindsey£24.1k£32.1k
South Holland£27.5k£32.6k
Fenland£24.4k£35.4k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£28.3k£35.4k
Peterborough£30.5k£38.5k
Huntingdonshire£33.0k£38.2k
United Kingdom£33.2k£41.5k

Peterborough median salary comparison

The median salary is ranging between £24.1k in Fenland and £30.7k in Huntingdonshire. The UK median salary was £31.3k in 2021.
Peterborough median salary comparison
Local authorityMedian salary in 2021
Fenland£24.1k
Boston£24.2k
South Holland£25.6k
East Lindsey£25.6k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£28.6k
Peterborough£30.0k
Huntingdonshire£30.7k
United Kingdom£31.3k
Peterborough median salary by year

Peterborough median salary comparison by sex

The median salary for female is ranging between £20.5k in Fenland and £27.4k in Huntingdonshire. The UK median salary for female was £28.3k in 2021. The median salary for male is ranging between £28.9k in Fenland and £32.3k in Huntingdonshire. The UK median salary for male was £33.4k in 2021.
Peterborough median salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale median salary, 2021Male median salary
Fenland£20.5k£28.9k
Boston£23.1k£27.7k
South Holland£24.3k£30.3k
East Lindsey£21.4k£28.8k
King's Lynn and West Norfolk£25.3k£30.6k
Peterborough£25.3k£32.4k
Huntingdonshire£27.4k£32.3k
United Kingdom£28.3k£33.4k

Peterborough unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate is ranging between 3.5% in Huntingdonshire and 6.6% in Boston. The UK unemployment rate was 4.8% in 2021.
Peterborough unemployment rate comparison
Local authorityUnemployment rate in 2021
Huntingdonshire3.5%
East Northamptonshire4.3%
South Holland4.3%
Fenland4.6%
King's Lynn and West Norfolk4.6%
United Kingdom4.8%
Peterborough5.2%
East Lindsey6%
Boston6.6%
Peterborough unemployment rate by year

Peterborough house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 6.3 in South Holland and 9 in Huntingdonshire. Ie. South Holland resident with middle-income needs 6.3 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Huntingdonshire needs 9 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.69 in 2020.
Peterborough house price to earnings ratio
Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2020
South Holland6.3
East Lindsey6.7
Boston6.9
Fenland7
East Northamptonshire7.1
Peterborough7.1
King's Lynn and West Norfolk7.3
England and Wales7.69
Huntingdonshire9
Peterborough house price to earnings ratio history

Peterborough 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 East Lindsey 010, with £21.6k. The area with the highest average net income was Huntingdonshire 015, with £49.0k. Median income was £31.5k - i.e. half of the areas had income equal or above £31.5k. 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).

Peterborough net household income map
NameNet income
lowest East Lindsey 010 £21.6k
median £31.5k
highest Huntingdonshire 015 £49.0k

Peterborough 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.

Peterborough relative housing costs map

Peterborough working age population share

2020 population estimates.

42.4

Peterborough
average age

40.4

England & Wales
average age
Peterborough working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15178k19.1%19.1%
16-64548k58.8%62.2%
65+205k22.1%18.6%

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