The best places in the UK to make a living 2016


While we often judge towns and cities throughout the UK based on their job markets, rarely do we consider all the other factors that contribute to local people’s ability to make a decent living.

We’ve looked into the financial health of the towns and cities across the country to find the UK’s best places to make a living in 2016.

Without giving too much away, it turns out that the high wages found in places like London and Birmingham don’t make up for the ludicrous cost of living experienced by people in large cities.

Other factors such as unemployment levels, mortgage rates and local job growth are also considered to give you a clear picture of how easy or difficult it is to make a living throughout the UK.