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Market Outlook: UK pay grows at fastest since financial crisis

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ONS data out yesterday showed that in the year to August British employees saw their wages grow by 3.1 per cent, but just 2.7 per cent including bonuses; adjusting for inflation the annual rises were 0.7 per cent and 0.4 per cent respectively.  Average weekly wages now stand at £462 before tax versus £459 this time last year, and below the £473 of March 2008.  Hardly worth shouting about.

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