Figure 6: Median employee contribution rates to workplace pensions by earnings band and sector, 2005 to 2014
Source: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) - Office for National Statistics
The introduction of the Standard Occupational Classification 2010 (SOC 2010) in 2011 affected the weighting used to produce estimates from ASHE. Care should be taken when comparing data before 2011 with later data (dotted line).
For analysis by earnings band, gross annual earnings in each year have been uprated to 2014 values the using the increase in Average Weekly Earnings over time.