The 10 Best Jobs in the UK for 2019


With such a vast array of industries, it's interesting to know which jobs are the best ones to go for. And let's be honest? It's always good to be in the know.

Therefore, if you’re unsure about which direction you want to head for or even thinking about taking the plunge and going forward with a career change, the following 10 jobs will give you a good indication about which ones are the best in the UK for 2019.

Glassdoor, the popular employment website, conducted an annual report exploring the best jobs in the UK. The report is really useful as they applied three factors to help decipher the information found; salary, job satisfaction and job openings.

Firstly, let’s dive in and see which job made it in at number 1 for 2019!

An audit manager position came back as being THE best job to have, in respect of the three factors mentioned. This role scored tremendously well in all areas, reaching the following scores as: a median salary of £52,000, job satisfaction rating of 4.5 out of 5 and 1,124 job openings. With such high scores, it’s no wonder this went in straight at the top!

So, here are the top 10 jobs in the UK for 2019:

1. Audit Manager

Median base salary: £52,000

Job satisfaction: 4.5

Job openings: 1,124

2. Finance Manager

Median base salary: £60,000

Job satisfaction: 3.8

Job openings: 2.001

3. Marketing Manager

Median base salary: £42,000

Job satisfaction: 3.9

Job openings: 1,966

4. Product Manager

Median base salary: £52,000

Job satisfaction: 3.8

Job openings: 1,697

5. Sales Manager

Median base salary: £42,000

Job satisfaction: 3.8

Job openings: 2,795

6. Risk Manager

Median base salary: £60,000

Job satisfaction: 3.9

Job openings: 1,111

7. Data Scientist

Median base salary: £46,000

Job satisfaction: 4

Job openings: 995