CMD Recruitment releases new 2024 salary guide

By Ben Carey on 19 January, 2024

CMD Recruitment has released its annual Salary Guide, providing valuable insights into employment and recruitment trends for 2024.

The guide gives an overview of the salary landscape through the latter half of 2023 and looks at the possible trends that may lie ahead during 2024.

According to the research, the average Wiltshire salary for 2023 was £32,009 per year whilst the average number of paid hours worked per week across the county is 32.7.

The aim of the Salary Guide is to allow employers to remain competitive in their sectors and industries. CMD has produced the guide for the past five years and it has become a sought-after resource for businesses throughout Wiltshire.

Employing state-of-the-art technology, CMD meticulously benchmarks over 100 salaries across a spectrum of primary sectors including Accountancy and Finance, Administration and Customer Service, IT, Applications and Software, Design and Technical, Industrial and Driving, Engineering, HR, Marketing and Sales.

The Guide also features insights from industry experts, offering forecasts on changes, predictions, and challenges in the upcoming year. This information is complemented by opinions from consultants boasting a collective 150 years of experience in the recruitment industry.

Dan Barfoot, Operations Manager at CMD Recruitment, said, “In a job market where attracting top talent is a real challenge, our salary guide steps in as your strategic ally.

“It goes beyond simply presenting salary details for various jobs and levels – it offers a profound insight into the current job scene. Our report is crafted to assist in understanding the current employment landscape, making it easier for businesses and organisations to attract and retain the best talent in such a competitive market.

“We’ve analysed earnings across the region in various sectors and seniority levels, enabling readers to effortlessly compare salaries in their profession.  

“Additionally, we’ve included recruitment and employment insights, trends and forecasts for 2024 providing businesses with a comprehensive view of the evolving job landscape.”

You can access CMD Recruitment’s Salary Guide here.