Regional tech hubs are set to boom over the next few years, as local digital economies become more established.
“The regions best placed to take advantage of the investment being pumped into the digital tech sector, will be the ones that can offer not just the best job opportunities but also the best quality of life,”
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According to Tech Nation 2017 (the most comprehensive analysis of the UK digital tech ecosystem), there were 1.64m jobs in the sector last year, creating positions two times faster than the non-digital sector; a significant percentage of that number are start-ups and SMEs.
While Hollywood hitmakers perpetuate the myth of ‘isolated brilliance’ in its tech dialogues, the UK’s burgeoning industry is a product of a connected community.