The 9 UK jobs that have had the biggest pay increases over the last decade


BRISTOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: A engineer conducts a fatigue test on a Airbus A380 sharklet wing tip on a test rig at the Airbus aircraft manufacturer's Filton site on November 19, 2015 in Bristol, England. The site at Filton's main role is the designing and manufacture of wings, fuel and landing gear systems for all ranges of Airbus aircraft currently employing over 4,000 people. It is estimated another 100,000 jobs are generated in the UK by Airbus wing work, both directly as well as indirectly through an extended supply chain of over 400 companies. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

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Overall wage growth may not growing in line with inflation in the UK right now but new research from job site Adzuna showed that there are some occupations which have had huge salary increases over the last 10 years.


The data, compiled by Adzuna from Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures, found that salaries have increased in some professions by nearly 50% in that space of time.

Business Insider covered the highest-paid jobs in the UK earlier in the week, but the new data shows how some roles are seeing salaries rise much faster than others - and every one on the list offers a considerably higher wage than the £28,000 UK average.

Take a look at the professions which made the top of the list: