NJC 2023 - 2024 PAY UPDATE

3 Nov 2023Eamonn McKee HRHR, Salaries, NJC Payscales

The 2023 pay award has been agreed with trade unions.

NJC 2022 - 2023 PAY UPDATE

3 Nov 2022Eamonn McKee HRHR, Salaries, NJC Payscales

The 2022 pay award has been agreed with trade unions.

NJC Pay - two year deal agreed for 2016 - 18

3 Jun 2016Alex Hastings HRHR, Salaries, Employing People, NJC Payscales

The National Joint Council for Local Government Services has confirmed the pay deal, setting new pay rates from 1 April 2016 and 1 April 2017.

Launch of 2014 Workforce Survey Top Line Findings

16 Dec 2015Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector, Salaries, Salary Survey, Employing People, HR

The 2014 Workforce Survey is NICVA's fifth such study in the series. The study explores salaries, recruitment, pensions, benefits and retention in the voluntary and community sector workforce. 

Workforce Survey 2014

21 Nov 2014Andrea Thornbury ResearchSalary Survey, Salaries

Every two to three years NICVA conducts a survey which aims to provide a comprehensive overview of changing salaries and employment benefit trends in the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector in Northern Ireland.

National Minimum Wage from 1 October 2014

29 Aug 2014Alex Hastings HRSalaries

The national minimum wage will increase on 1 October 2014.

Charity Pay In Northern Ireland FAQ

21 May 2014Elizabeth Hendron HRSalaries, Employing People, General Employment Issues

Information on salary levels in the community, voluntary and charity sector.

Salary Survey 2012

3 Feb 2014Andrea Thornbury ResearchSalary Survey, Salaries, Employing People

NICVA’S Salary Survey 2012 is the fourth such study carried out in Northern Ireland. The research focuses on the issues of recruitment, retention, training and pensions as well as salaries and benefits.

NJC Payscales - 2013

15 Oct 2013Alex Hastings HRNJC Payscales, Salaries

NJC scales are local government pay scales, which are extensively used in the voluntary sector. They are a result of negotiations between trade unions and Local Government Employers.


1 Jun 2013Alex Hastings HRSalaries, Pensions, NJC Payscales, NICVA Staff Handbook

This article outlines NICVA's policy in relation to salaries and pensions.