Note: Review of Pay Awards Autumn 2017: The value of the basic pay award that the employee pay group received in the 2017 annual wage round (which commenced on 1 September 2016 and concluded on 31 August 2017). Based on analysis of data from the XpertHR pay databank on UK whole-economy pay settlements, conducted in September 2017. The data relates to an overall total of 1,368 pay settlements covering the pay of 6,725,743 employees.