Barlows (UK) Ltd Gender Pay Gap Report
Barlows (U.K.) Limited is a long established family run electrical contractors. Therefore a large quantity of our employees are either electrical engineers or apprentices.
The company does employ both qualified female electricians & female apprentices, however the proportion of male apprentices to female apprentices is much higher which means that there a lot more male low paid staff ( i.e. on apprenticeships) which distorts the averages.
The company is actively trying to recruit more female apprentices.