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SF Engineering Launches New 2024 Salary Insights Report

By Sarah Edwards
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We are delighted to announce the release of our brand new Engineering Salary Guide and Insights report for 2024. This is the result of surveys conducted over recent months where we've engaged with a wide range of businesses within the manufacturing, design, and FMCG sectors, to gather critical data to help us build a clear picture of current salary and reward levels, as well as the challenges faced by employers in the competitive 2024 hiring landscape. The report features expert recommendations for addressing common recruitment and retention problems, making it an essential resource for any business in the sector.

Rebecca Parnell, Managing Director at SF Recruitment, commented:

"This report is the culmination of months of hard work and dedication from our team. We are incredibly proud of the insights and recommendations we've gathered and are excited to share them with our clients. Our goal is to provide our clients and candidates with the tools and information they need to navigate the challenging recruitment landscape in 2024 successfully”


Key Insights and Features

  • 2024 Salary Guide: Detailed salary data for a variety of engineering roles.
  • Onboarding Tips: Strategies to ensure smooth integration of new hires.
  • Market Insights: Analysis of trends affecting the engineering job market.
  • Skills Shortage Solutions: Effective methods to combat the skills gap.
  • Industry-Specific Benefits: Unique perks that attract and retain top talent.
  • Top 10 Move Motivators: Factors driving job changes among engineering professionals.


Benchmarking Service

Recognising that every organisation has unique needs, SF Engineering offers a bespoke benchmarking service. This service uses real-time salary data to provide tailored remuneration benchmarks, ensuring businesses understand the most appropriate reward packages necessary to attract and retain staff across the UK.


About SF Engineering

SF Engineering, part of SF Recruitment, specialises in technical and engineering recruitment across the UK. With a focus on the manufacturing, design, and FMCG sectors, SF Engineering leverages over 25 years of specialised recruitment experience to connect businesses with top talent and provide insightful market analysis and salary data.

Click here to download a copy of the new Engineering Salary Guide.

Sarah Edwards
Sarah Edwards
Managing Consultant