Skip to content

Staff at further education institutions

Bookmark and Share
  • Release date: 9 May 2017
  • Period covered: 2015/16
  • Next update: May 2018
An annual report which presents data by institution and pay expenditure categories.

Statistics were collected from the institutions by the Department for Education and Skills via the Finance Record. Previous releases were sourced from the Staff Individualised Record.

Key points

  • During 2015/16, staff numbers, directly employed by Further Education (FE) institutions in Wales, amounted to 7,755 full time equivalents (FTEs).
  • The overall number of direct staff FTEs fell by 8.4 per cent between 2014/15 and 2015/16.
  • Year on year changes in staff FTE numbers varied across FE institutions, with all experiencing a decrease in staff FTE numbers relative to 2014/15.


Tel: 0300 025 9016

Tel: 0300 025 8099

Keep up to date @StatisticsWales@StatisticsWales Sign up to our newsletterSign up to our newsletter