2 Directors and employees

Directors' remuneration

2016
£m
2015
£m
Fees to non-executive directors0.60.6
Salaries1.21.1
Benefits0.30.3
Bonus0.40.6
Share-based payment charge1.01.3
3.53.9

Further information about the remuneration of individual directors and details of their pension arrangements are provided in the directors' remuneration report.

Remuneration of key management personnel

2016
£m
2015
£m
Salaries and short-term employee benefits4.95.9
Post-employment benefits0.10.2
Share-based payment charge1.82.4
6.88.5

Key management personnel comprises all directors and certain senior managers who are members of the executive team.

Employee benefits expense (including directors)

Group2016
£m
2015
£m
Wages and salaries212.7206.5
Social security19.118.1
Severance(0.2)6.6
Post-employment benefits:
Defined benefit pension expense (see note 18)26.126.2
Defined contribution pension costs (see note 18)9.98.8
36.035.0
Charged to regulatory capital schemes(120.7)(121.1)
Employee benefits expense146.9145.1

Within employee benefits expense were £0.9 million (2015: £11.0 million) of restructuring costs.

The total expense included within employee benefits expense in respect of equity-settled share-based payments was £2.3 million (2015: £2.9 million). The company operates several share option schemes, details of which are given in the directors' remuneration report. Further disclosures have not been included as they are considered immaterial to the assessment of the share-based payments charge.

Average number of employees during the year (full-time equivalent including directors)

2016
number
2015
number
Average number of employees during the year5,2655,278

Company

The company has no employees.