Rolls-Royce is a global company, providing integrated power solutions to the aerospace and marine/industrial power systems markets. Our vision is to deliver ‘better power for a changing world’. We create power. Our core business is the gas turbine and this is used to power aircraft, ships and electrical generators. Rolls-Royce is probably best known for making engines for the world’s biggest airliners and advanced military aircraft. However, we also produce low-emission power systems for ships - some of which we design ourselves - make critical equipment and safety systems for the nuclear industry and, power offshore platforms and major pipelines for the oil and gas industry. We support our customers with a global network of service centres.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
49,900 (est)-1%
Rolls-Royce was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in London, GB

Rolls-Royce Office Locations

Rolls-Royce has offices in London and Singapore
London, GB (HQ)
62 Buckingham Gate

Rolls-Royce Financials and Metrics

Rolls-Royce Financials

Rolls-Royce's revenue was reported to be £15 b in FY, 2016 which is a 9% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

15 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(4 b)

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

44 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

44 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

17.8 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

2.8 b
Rolls-Royce's current market capitalization is £17.8 b.
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


7.4 b9.1 b10.4 b11.1 b11.1 b12.2 b14.6 b13.7 b13.7 b15 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

6 b7.3 b8.3 b8.9 b8.7 b9.4 b11.5 b10.5 b10.4 b11.9 b

Gross profit

1.4 b1.8 b2.1 b2.2 b2.4 b2.7 b3.2 b3.2 b3.3 b3 b
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

645 m(1.3 b)2.2 b544 m849 m2.3 b1.6 b(5 m)84 m(4 b)

Cash From Operating Activities

640 m824 m607 m1.6 b866 m843 m1.7 b1.3 b1.1 b1.4 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(362 m)10 m636 m(1 b)(215 m)81 m464 m(457 m)223 m(739 m)

Net Change in Cash

(340 m)148 m637 m(123 m)(1.6 b)1.3 b1.4 b(1.1 b)320 m(691 m)
    Y, 2016

    Financial Leverage

    8.1 x
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    Rolls-Royce Operating Metrics

    Rolls-Royce's Backlog was reported to be £79.8 b in FY, 2016, which is a 4% increase from the previous period. Rolls-Royce's Patent Applications was reported to be 672 in FY, 2016, which is a 7% increase from the previous period
    FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

    Backlog (Civil Aerospace)

    £63.23 b£67.03 b£71.4 b

    Backlog (Marine)

    £1.57 b£1.16 b£905 m

    Backlog (Power Systems)

    £1.97 b£1.93 b£1.8 b


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    Rolls-Royce Market Value History

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    Rolls-Royce Median Salaries

    Source: 53 public H-1B filings from Rolls-Royce

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