Data set from Graduate labour market statistics

Yearly salaries by graduate type and gender

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Annual nominal and real salaries for the working age and young populations by graduate type (postgraduates, graduates and non-graduates) and gender in 2007-2023.

Data set details

Higher education
Graduate labour market statistics
Release type
Geographic levels
  • Median Salary to the nearest £500
  • Median Salary to the nearest £500 in real (2007) terms
  • Age Group
  • Gender
  • Graduate Type
Time period
2007 to 2023

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001England21-30GraduateTotal23000230000
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001England21-30Non-GraduateTotal17000170000
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001England21-30PostgraduateTotal26500265000
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001England16-64GraduateTotal30000300000
2007Calendar yearNationalE92000001England16-64Non-GraduateTotal20000200000

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 5 variables
Variable nameVariable description
age_groupAge Group - Select the Age Group you are interested in
genderGender - Select the Gender you are interested in
graduate_typeGraduate Type - Select the Graduate Type you are interested in
medianMedian Salary to the nearest £500
median_realMedian Salary to the nearest £500 in real (2007) terms


  1. Labour Force Survey data are routinely reweighted in line with population estimates, further details are in the methodology. 
  2. This release is classified as ‘official statistics in development’ due to sampling variability from low response rates, impacting the data quality as some figures are calculated using small sample sizes, for more information refer to the methodology. 

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