25 Best Jobs In The UK for 2015

Glassdoor has released its inaugural report on the 25 Best Jobs In the UK for 2015*. Whether you are looking for a new job or career, or if you just want to see if your job makes the top 25, this report can is a useful guide to what’s hot in the job market today.

 

The Best Jobs in the UK are determined using the Glassdoor Job Score, which takes into account three key factors – average annual base salary, career opportunities rating and number of job openings. The jobs that made this list stand out across all three categories. Check out the complete results:

 

  1. Marketing Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.5

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 2,965
  • Average Base Salary: £46,561
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.6

 

  1. Finance Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 4,357
  • Average Base Salary: £52,081
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.2

 

  1. Mechanical Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.4

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 5,964
  • Average Base Salary: £34,799
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.5

 

  1. Sales Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 3,869
  • Average Base Salary: £45,613
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

 

  1. Business Analyst – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.3

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 3,437
  • Average Base Salary: £46,047
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

  1. IT Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 3,708
  • Average Base Salary: £57,818
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.0

 

  1. Civil Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 4,137
  • Average Base Salary: £36,142
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

  1. Product Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,415
  • Average Base Salary: £52,478
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4

 

  1. Lawyer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 925
  • Average Base Salary: £55,020
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.5

 

10.Software Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 14,846
  • Average Base Salary: £40,400
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.0

 

 

11.Human Resources Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 810
  • Average Base Salary: £53,978
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.7

 

12.Business Development Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.2

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 4,328
  • Average Base Salary: £41,003
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.1

 

13.Internal Audit Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.1

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,460
  • Average Base Salary: £39,141
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.6

 

14.Solutions Architect – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.1

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 957
  • Average Base Salary: £66,349
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

15.Network Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 4.1

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,807
  • Average Base Salary: £40,023
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4

 

16.Investment Analyst – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.9

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 487
  • Average Base Salary: £53,954
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4

 

 

17.Operations Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.9

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 2,644
  • Average Base Salary: £47,496
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 2.9

 

18.Recruiter – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.9

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 4,784
  • Average Base Salary: £23,419
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

19.Brand Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.8

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 656
  • Average Base Salary: £39,557
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4

 

20.Office Manager – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.8

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,648
  • Average Base Salary: £27,643
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.4

 

21.Executive Assistant – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.6

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,613
  • Average Base Salary: £29,612
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.3

 

22.Accountant – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.6

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 8,170
  • Average Base Salary: £29,488
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 2.9

 

 

23.Sales Engineer – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.5

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 1,864
  • Average Base Salary: £34,845
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.0

 

24.UX Designer – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.5

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 260
  • Average Base Salary: £47,437
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.2

 

25.Trader – Glassdoor Job Score: 3.5

 

  • Number of Job Openings: 349
  • Average Base Salary: £63,250
  • Career Opportunities Rating: 3.0