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Career test

Career test: Skills audit

This career skills test will help you to identify which of your skills areas should be targeted for development.

Salary calculator

Salary calculator

Calculate your gross salary, income tax, national insurance and allowances by the year, month, week, day and hour.

Compare your pay

Salary checker

Compare your salary with people in the same occupation as you in 3 easy steps with the Salary checker.

List of key competencies

List of key competencies

Key competencies and their definitions, including customer orientation, team work, communication, planning and organising.



RegTech is a project to promote and support the registration of technicians – be these ICT/IT Technicians, EngTech and RSciTech.

working conditions

Working conditions

What are my rights? How can I request flexible working? Changes after maternity or paternity leave. How do I deal with refusal?