In this section you can compare the figures and progress of all industries in the UK. You can see which is closest to equality and you can jump to specific industry pages for more in depth information.
These sets of boxes show which industries have the biggest pay and bonus gaps for each gender, but most importantly, which are closest to equality. To navigate to a industry click in the boxes below.
The following interactive graphic shows the pay or bonus gaps of the different industries in the UK. You can view the data by different averages and you can view the results in chart or table form. When the table is displayed you can jump to a specific industry page to investigate further.
|Industry||Median Pay Gap||Mean Pay Gap||Median Bonus Gap||Mean Bonus Gap|
|Financial and insurance activities||24.0||26.8||37.5||52.2|
|Information and communication||18.7||19.3||27.7||40.7|
|Professional, scientific & tech||17.0||19.8||24.5||42.7|
|Mining and quarrying||16.8||21.6||13.7||29.8|
|Electricity, gas, steam & aircon||14.4||12.2||21.5||32.6|
|Real estate activities||9.4||13.3||14.7||35.8|
|Water supply, sew, waste mgmt||9.2||5.9||2.5||13.6|
|Activities of ET orgs and bodies||8.0||9.0||13.4||42.7|
|Activities of households as emp...||7.5||8.3||20.0||20.3|
|Wholesale & retail trade; repair||6.9||14.2||18.8||38.7|
|Other service activities||6.9||11.5||0.0||0.9|
|Public admin & defence; comp SS||6.8||7.3||0.0||0.0|
|Administrative & support service||6.6||10.8||15.8||27.6|
|Transportation and storage||6.5||8.6||6.1||21.2|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||3.6||10.7||0.0||22.1|
|Human health and social work||3.0||9.4||0.0||0.0|
|Agriculture, forestry and fishing||2.2||10.0||0.0||20.3|
|Accommodation and food service||0.9||5.6||9.0||23.5|