10 sectors beating the summer wage slump

10 sectors beating the summer wage slump

Summer is never the easiest time to find new hires. People are on holiday, business is slower, and people would rather wait until everything settles down again before looking for a new job.

However, research from CV-Library suggests that, in some industries, recruiting could be easier due to pay rises far over the UK average. While advertised salaries for new roles increased by 1.2% in June, many industries outperformed this dramatically when compared with last summer’s salaries:

Upgrade to access

This content is only available to members of myGrapevine+.

myGrapevine+ is the latest way we are supporting a growing community of forward-thinking business leaders. Members can access a host of specially developed content and tools that aren't available anywhere else, helping you set new standards in business and people leadership every day.

  • Access to exclusive member-only content including:
    • The 'Leaders Series', a set of video interviews with leading business and HR voices
    • Strategic deep dives and expert tips for professional development and innovative practise
  • Access to the entire archive of news, features and insights from HR Grapevine and our other sites.
  • Unlimited access to the full back catalogue of our award-winning Magazine and other publications.

First month just £1! *

* Billed via Credit/Debit card at £1 for first month, then £22.99 per month. One time use only.

Welcome Back