Science, engineering and production technicians n.e.c.
Average Annual Pay
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2017
Average Weekly Hours
Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2015
Labour Force Survey 2018
Future employment projections (Working Futures UK)
Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of technical support functions not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 311: Science, Engineering and Production Technicians.
QualificationsEntry varies from employer to employer. Entrants usually possess GCSEs/S grades, a BTEC/SQA award or an Intermediate GNVQ/GSVQ Level II. Professional qualifications are available and may be required in some areas of work.
- sets up apparatus for experimental, demonstration or other purposes;
- undertakes tests and takes measurements and readings;
- performs calculations and records and interprets data;
- otherwise assists technologists as directed.
Common job titles
Destination of Leavers survey, supplied by the Higher Education Statistics.