Pay hikes hit inflation

Engineering skills shortages are fuelling wage inflation, according to research by Incomes Data Systems. IDS surveyed 60 firms in September and found many were making annual and interim pay increases to retain and attract staff.

Engineering skills shortages are fuelling wage inflation, according to research by Incomes Data Systems.

IDS surveyed 60 firms in September and found many were making annual and interim pay increases to retain and attract staff.