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Contents of releases - HE Staff Data

We publish a wide range of tables and charts about staff in higher education.

This page provides a comprehensive list of all of the tables and charts that we have published. Those of you familiar with our previous Staff in Higher Education publication can view a mapping document which shows you where you can find equivalent data in our new, interactive tables.

On this page: Higher Education Staff Statistics: UK, 2019/20 | Detailed tables | Overview charts

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Higher Education Staff Statistics: UK, 2019/20 (SB259)

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Item Contains Source data Keywords
Figure 1 All staff (excluding non-academic atypical) by activity standard occupational classification, contract marker, nationality, mode of employment and sex Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,teaching,research
Figure 2 Academic staff (excluding atypical) by source of basic salary, academic employment function, contract level, terms of employment, mode of employment and sex Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,professor,senior,academic,open-ended,permanent,fixed-term,finance,teaching,research
Figure 3 All staff (excluding atypical) by mode of employment, hourly paid marker, contract marker, terms of employment, zero hours contract and sex Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,open-ended,permanent,fixed-term,teaching,research
Figure 4 All staff (excluding atypical) by mode of employment, contract marker and sex Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,teaching,research
Figure 5 Academic staff (excluding atypical) by age group, disability status, ethnicity, nationality, sex, contract level and country of HE provider Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,race, black, white, asian, mixed,young,mature,disabled,mental health

Detailed tables (DT025): 2019/20

Item Contains Source data Keywords
Table 1 HE staff by HE provider, contract marker, activity standard occupational classification, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE staff by HE provider, contract marker, activity standard occupational classification, mode of employment and academic year,First class honours,Upper second,Lower second,Third,Foundation ,HNC/HND,certificate in education,entrants,university,hep,hei
Table 2 HE staff by HE provider, contract marker, atypical marker, sex, age group, disability, ethnicity, terms of employment, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE staff by HE provider, contract marker, atypical marker, sex, age group, disability, ethnicity, terms of employment, contract levels and academic year,young,mature,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,race, black, white, asian, mixed,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 3 HE staff by activity standard occupational classification, contract marker, mode of employment, terms of employment, contract levels, sex, age group, disability, ethnicity and academic year Download source data (csv) HE staff by activity standard occupational classification, contract marker, mode of employment, terms of employment, contract levels, sex, age group, disability, ethnicity and academic year,young,mature,First class honours,Upper second,Lower second,Third,Foundation ,HNC/HND,certificate in education,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,entrants,race, black, white, asian, mixed,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 4 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by ethnicity, academic employment function, nationality marker, sex, mode of employment, terms of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by ethnicity, academic employment function, nationality marker, sex, mode of employment, terms of employment and academic year,race, black, white, asian, mixed,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 5 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by disability, academic employment function, nationality marker, sex, mode of employment, terms of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by disability, academic employment function, nationality marker, sex, mode of employment, terms of employment and academic year,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 6 HE Staff FTE by HE provider, contract marker, activity standard occupational classification and academic year Download source data (csv) HE Staff FTE by HE provider, contract marker, activity standard occupational classification and academic year,First class honours,Upper second,Lower second,Third,Foundation ,HNC/HND,certificate in education,university,hep,hei
Table 7 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, mode of employment, activity standard occupational classification, sex, source of basic salary, academic employment function, terms of employment, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, mode of employment, activity standard occupational classification, sex, source of basic salary, academic employment function, terms of employment, contract levels and academic year,First class honours,Upper second,Lower second,Third,Foundation ,HNC/HND,certificate in education,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 8 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, highest qualification held, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, highest qualification held, mode of employment and academic year,university,hep,hei,Degrees, classes, classifications, first, first class, first-class, firsts, grade, grades,,Degrees, classes, classifications, first, first class, first-class, firsts, grade, grades,
Table 9 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by source of basic salary, contract levels, academic employment function, clinical status, mode of employment, terms of employment, sex and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by source of basic salary, contract levels, academic employment function, clinical status, mode of employment, terms of employment, sex and academic year,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 10 Number of teaching staff in England, Wales and Northern Ireland by HE provider, teaching qualification marker, mode of employment, terms of employment, academic employment function and academic year Download source data (csv) Number of teaching staff in England, Wales and Northern Ireland by HE provider, teaching qualification marker, mode of employment, terms of employment, academic employment function and academic year,university,hep,hei,Degrees, classes, classifications, first, first class, first-class, firsts, grade, grades,,Degrees, classes, classifications, first, first class, first-class, firsts, grade, grades,
Table 11 HE staff FTE by HE provider, cost centre, contract marker and academic year Download source data (csv) HE staff FTE by HE provider, cost centre, contract marker and academic year,university,hep,hei
Table 12 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by nationality, cost centre, nationality marker and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by nationality, cost centre, nationality marker and academic year
Table 13 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, sex, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, sex, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 14 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, age group, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, age group, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,young,mature,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate
Table 15 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, ethnicity, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, ethnicity, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,race, black, white, asian, mixed,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate
Table 16 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, disability, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, contract salary, disability, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate
Table 17 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, sex, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, sex, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women
Table 18 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, age group, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, age group, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,young,mature,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei
Table 19 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, ethnicity, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, ethnicity, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,race, black, white, asian, mixed,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei
Table 20 HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, disability, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year Download source data (csv) HE full-time academic staff (excluding atypicals) by HE provider, contract salary, disability, academic employment function, contract levels and academic year,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,postgraduate, research, taught, degree, undergraduate,university,hep,hei
Table 21 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, age group, source of basic salary, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by cost centre, age group, source of basic salary, mode of employment and academic year,young,mature
Table 22 HE academic staff starters and leavers by HE provider, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff starters and leavers by HE provider, mode of employment and academic year,university,hep,hei
Table 23 Academic staff starters and leavers (excluding atypical) by mode of employment, previous employment, leaving destination, age group and academic employment function Download source data (csv) Academic staff starters and leavers (excluding atypical) by mode of employment, previous employment, leaving destination, age group and academic employment function,young,mature
Table 24 HE staff by HE provider, nationality, contract marker, atypical marker, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE staff by HE provider, nationality, contract marker, atypical marker, mode of employment and academic year,university,hep,hei
Table 25 Governors by country of HE provider, age group, disability status, ethnicity, nationality and sex Download source data (csv) Governors by country of HE provider, age group, disability status, ethnicity, nationality and sex ,young,mature,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,race, black, white, asian, mixed,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women, European Union , Europe ,Africa ,Asia , Australasia, Middle East , North America , South
Table 26 HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by nationality, cost centre, country of HE provider, source of basic salary, mode of employment and academic year Download source data (csv) HE academic staff (excluding atypicals) by nationality, cost centre, country of HE provider, source of basic salary, mode of employment and academic year,university,hep,hei, European Union , Europe ,Africa ,Asia , Australasia, Middle East , North America , South
Table 27 All staff (excluding atypical) by age group, disability status, ethnicity, nationality, sex, academic contract marker, activity standard occupational classification, country of HE provider and academic year Download source data (csv) All staff (excluding atypical) by age group, disability status, ethnicity, nationality, sex, academic contract marker, activity standard occupational classification, country of HE provider and academic year,young,mature,First class honours,Upper second,Lower second,Third,Foundation ,HNC/HND,certificate in education,disabled,mental health,deaf,impairment,autist,illness,medical,condition,blind,difficulty,race, black, white, asian, mixed,university,hep,hei,gender, male, female,men,women, European Union , Europe ,Africa ,Asia , Australasia, Middle East , North America , South

Overview charts (OC025): 2019/20

Item Contains Source data Keywords
Chart 1

Academic and non-academic staff (excluding atypicals) in UK higher education by academic year

This chart is discontinued from 2018/19

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Chart 2

Academic and non-academic staff (excluding atypicals) in UK higher education by ethnicity and academic year

This chart is discontinued from 2018/19

Download source data (csv) race, black, white, asian, mixed
Chart 3 Academic staff by contract level, sex and academic year Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women,professor,senior,academic
Chart 4 Academic staff by academic employment function and academic year Download source data (csv) teaching,research
Chart 5 Academic staff by cost centre, sex, nationality and academic year Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women
Chart 6 Academic staff by academic cost centre, sex and academic year Download source data (csv) gender, male, female,men,women