Pay scale

  • The University has a Single pay spine and new staff are normally appointed at the bottom of their grade scale. 

    With effect from 1 August 2018

    Spine point Grades Salary as at 1 August 2018
    52 Grade 12 ACE points £63,463
    51
      £61,618
    50
      £59,828
    49
      Grade 12 normal increments
    £58,089
    48
      £56,403
    47
    Grade 11 ACE points
    £54,765
    46
    £53,175
    45
    £51,630
    44
    Grade 11 normal increments
      £50,132
    43
    Grade 10 ACE points
    £48,676
    42
    £47,263
    41
    £45,892
    40
      Grade 10 normal increments
    £44,559
    39
      £43,266
    38
    Grade 9 ACE points
    £42,036
    37
    £40,792
    36
      £39,610
    35
    Grade 9 normal increments
      £38,460
    34
    Grade 8 ACE points
    £37,345
    33
    £36,261
    32
    £35,210
    31
      Grade 8 normal increments
    £34,188
    30
      £33,199
    29
    Grade 7 ACE points
    £32,236
    28
    £31,302
    27
      £30,395
    26
    Grade 7 normal increments
      £29,515
    25
    Grade 6 ACE points
    £28,660
    24
    £27,831
    23
    £27,025
    22
      Grade 6 normal increments
    £26,243
    21
      £25,483
    20
    Grade 5 ACE points
    £24,771
    19
    £24,028
    18
      £23,334
    17
    Grade 5 normal increments
    Grade 4 ACE points
    £22,658
    16
    £22,017
    15
    £21,414
    14
    Grade 4 normal increments
    £20,836
    13
      £20,275
    12
      £19,730
    11
    Grade 3 ACE points
    £19,202
    10
      £18,688
    9
    Grade 3 normal increments
    Grade 2 ACE points
    £18,189
    8
    £17,751
    7
    Grade 2 normal increments
    £17,408
    6
      £17,079
    5
    Grade 1 ACE points
    £16,766
    4
      £16,460
    3
    Grade 1 normal increments
      £16,146
    2
      £15,842

    (Normal increments: light grey; ACE points salary points: dark grey) 

    Updated August 2018