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||23.0||27.0||38.0||52.0|
|Mining and quarrying||20.7||23.0||23.8||35.7|
|Information and communication||18.0||19.4||26.6||39.2|
|Professional, scientific & tech||16.3||19.2||24.6||40.4|
|Electricity, gas, steam & aircon||15.6||15.6||23.0||35.4|
|Real estate activities||9.2||14.7||7.4||27.6|
|Activities of ET orgs and bodies||8.5||9.5||25.7||25.6|
|Other service activities||8.3||11.5||0.0||10.2|
|Wholesale & retail trade; repair||7.2||13.2||18.4||38.1|
|Administrative & support service||6.8||10.8||12.5||26.6|
|Public admin & defence; comp SS||6.3||6.9||0.0||0.0|
|Water supply, sew, waste mgmt||6.0||6.5||1.4||17.5|
|Transportation and storage||5.7||7.2||2.3||18.0|
|Agriculture, forestry and fishing||4.7||8.1||0.0||23.0|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||4.7||10.0||0.0||23.0|
|Human health and social work||2.0||7.9||0.0||0.0|
|Activities of households as emp...||1.9||8.0||0.0||0.0|
|Accommodation and food service||0.4||5.0||8.0||19.4|