To ask Her Majesty's Government what pay gaps there are in respect of gender, race and disability among employees of the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills.
Information on pay in respect of gender in the department is available from the Civil Service Statistics tables (Table 27) at www. statistics.gov.uk/downloads/theme_labour/CivilService_tables_2008.xls.
Information on pay in respect of race and disability among employees in the department is not available in the form requested and could only be obtained at disproportionate cost. Information on earnings under race and disability in the Civil Service can be viewed in Tables 25 (median earnings by ethnicity) and 26 (median earnings by disability) in Civil Service Statistics.