Staffing figures

Staffing figures represent a snapshot of employees in post on the 31st July each year as well as leavers in the year to 31st July. The data snapshot is validated to ensure accuracy and consistency between years.

The total number of employees across the University was 16,351 on 31 July 2023.


  31 July 2023
 Headcount 16,351
 Full time equivalent 14,035.5

Source: PeopleXD

All tables and figures for 2022/23 are provided in one PDF booklet to download in the section on the right-hand side.

If you require staffing data for previous years please contact us.

Please note: Since 2007 the staff groups presented in these reports have been based primarily on the University's staff classification system. All figures presented show the position as at 31 July 2023 unless otherwise stated.