Wiltshire average salary comparison

The average salary is ranging between £34.1k in Wiltshire and £37.9k in Swindon. The UK average salary was £38.6k in 2020. 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 2020. The income includes incentive payments and are available for local government districts/counties.
Wiltshire average salary comparison
Local authorityAverage salary in 2020
Wiltshire£34.1k
Swindon£37.9k
United Kingdom£38.6k
Wiltshire average salary by year

Wiltshire average salary comparison by sex

The average salary for female is ranging between £28.6k in Wiltshire and £31.8k in Swindon. The UK average salary for female was £33.3k in 2020. The average salary for male is ranging between £37.6k in Wiltshire and £42.3k in Swindon. The UK average salary for male was £42.2k in 2020.
Wiltshire average salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale average salary, 2020Male average salary
Wiltshire£28.6k£37.6k
Swindon£31.8k£42.3k
United Kingdom£33.3k£42.2k

Wiltshire median salary comparison

The median salary is ranging between £29.1k in Wiltshire and £31.7k in Swindon. The UK median salary was £31.5k in 2020.
Wiltshire median salary comparison
Local authorityMedian salary in 2020
Wiltshire£29.1k
United Kingdom£31.5k
Swindon£31.7k
Wiltshire median salary by year

Wiltshire median salary comparison by sex

The median salary for female is ranging between £26.2k in Wiltshire and £27.7k in Swindon. The UK median salary for female was £28.0k in 2020. The median salary for male is ranging between £32.0k in Wiltshire and £34.3k in Swindon. The UK median salary for male was £33.9k in 2020.
Wiltshire median salary comparison by sex
Local authorityFemale median salary, 2020Male median salary
Wiltshire£26.2k£32.0k
United Kingdom£28.0k£33.9k
Swindon£27.7k£34.3k

Wiltshire unemployment rate comparison

The unemployment rate is ranging between 3.1% in Wiltshire and 3.9% in Swindon. The UK unemployment rate was 4.5% in 2020.
Wiltshire unemployment rate comparison
Local authorityUnemployment rate in 2020
Wiltshire3.1%
Swindon3.9%
United Kingdom4.5%
Wiltshire unemployment rate by year

Wiltshire house price to earnings ratio

The median property price to median earnings ratio is ranging between 7.5 in Swindon and 9.2 in Wiltshire. Ie. Swindon resident with middle-income needs 7.5 gross annual salaries to buy a medium-priced property. Resident in Wiltshire needs 9.2 annual salaries. The England and Wales ratio was 7.7 in 2019.
Wiltshire house price to earnings ratio
Local authorityMedian house price to median salary ratio in 2019
Swindon7.5
England and Wales7.7
Wiltshire9.2
Wiltshire house price to earnings ratio history

Wiltshire 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 Swindon 016, with £23.0k. The area with the highest average net income was Wiltshire 045, with £45.5k. 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).

Wiltshire net household income map
NameNet income
lowest Swindon 016 £23.0k
median £34.8k
highest Wiltshire 045 £45.5k

Wiltshire 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.

Wiltshire relative housing costs map

Wiltshire working age population share

2019 population estimates.

41.7

Wiltshire
average age

40.3

England & Wales
average age
Wiltshire working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-15140k19.4%19.1%
16-64437k60.6%62.3%
65+145k20.0%18.5%

Other reports for Wiltshire county

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