Tech Partnership Predicts Over 1.7m New Jobs for Tech Specialists in the UK in the Next Decade


tech partnershipThe Tech Partnership has published a data sheet on tech specialists in the UK. It reveals that the 1.3m tech specialists in the UK represent just over 4% of the total workforce, and that their numbers have grown by 31% in the last ten years. This is close to four times the growth of the UK workforce as a whole. Growth is more substantial at the most senior levels. It also predicts 28% growth in the next decade. While every occupational group is expected to see an increase, the greatest areas of growth are Web Design and Development, and Programming and Software Development. In practical terms this amounts to 171,000 new recruits needed every year between now and 2025.

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