IT Recruitment


Liverpool has long held the nation's attention as a cultural hub. From its musical heritage to performance arts Liverpool has shared its talents for centuries and is now blazing forward in the tech scene.  Nestled behind Liverpool’s iconic cathedral, is an area gaining considerable attention in the digital and IT arena:

The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

Liverpool Tech Scene

Heralded by The Times in March 2017 as the #1 coolest place to live in the UK, the Baltic triangle, has turned Liverpool’s abandoned factories into a tech start-up haven with a playground of creative arts spaces and burgeoning nightlife.

We’re proud to recruit for pioneers in the heart of the Liverpool start-up scene as well internationally renowned software houses.

Tech North’s annual report shows an average of 194 start-ups have formed EVERY year in Liverpool since 2011 including innovators in the world of VR & digital gaming.

Liverpool is also currently 9th in the UK for jobs growth, with a 31% annual growth rate.

If you’re looking for IT recruitment in Liverpool, why not give us a call?

Our specialist IT recruitment consultants work across Liverpool including Liverpool city centre and the wider parts of Merseyside, Runcorn, The Wirral and parts of Cheshire.


Liverpool IT recruitment scene


  • 23,407 Digital Jobs
  • 194 Start-up births to recruit for
  • £45,011 Average IT job salary
  • 79% Tech sector growth potential


Reasons IT professionals choose Liverpool:


  • 83% of Liverpool IT professionals like the overall quality of life
  • 79% of Liverpool IT professionals like the tech sector growth potential
  • 70% of Liverpool IT professionals like the cost of living


Giant Puppets Descend on Liverpool

Liverpool Sea Odyssey 2012 Giant marionettes descending on Liverpool. Image credit: SW77


Recruiting in the North West, Liverpool


Our specialist IT recruitment consultants are constantly speaking with candidates who are looking for the exciting new roles which Liverpool has to offer and are happy to relocate for the right city, role and company.

Here at Applause IT Recruitment, we’re never more satisfied than when we can change someone’s life for the better. We understanding that a new job can open up more opportunities than just career progression and that quality of life has to be a consideration.  Average house price in Liverpool is £144, 212, bringing the dreams of would-be homeowners that bit closer as London’s house affordability hits an all time low.

Liverpool also supports home-grown talent with 4 universities within a stone’s throw of the city centre: the University of Liverpool, John Moore’s University and Liverpool Hope University. The sixth-form college, The Studio also educates young people for success in a digital world.


Managing Director or VTime based in the Baltic Triangle states that

“Being a creative technology business, it helps massively to be located in a place that has character, feels vibrant, is in a good location, and has a heart. It helps to give us our identity, and aids recruitment of talent. It also means we have a great place to relax after work”

Whether you have studied in Liverpool, are home-grown or are looking for a new an adventure in a thriving city, we’d love to speak to you to find out if our current IT job vacancies in Liverpool could be the perfect match for you!

We recruit for in Liverpool include Development, Infrastructure, Marketing, Project Office: Business Analysts, Project Manager, Product Manager, Quality & Assurance Testing as well as Support roles.


Looking to grow your Liverpool team?


Our specialist IT recruitment consultants, go Above and Beyond to ensure your company grows with the right talent. Offering competitive insights, data-driven analysis and a wealth of experience recruiting in the Liverpool area. Unlike many other IT recruitment companies, for us, the recruitment process doesn't end once you have hired your ideal IT professional. We continue to work with you to ensure the candidate has a smooth employment transition and settles in well to your business.

We are always there to answer questions you may have and give our expert advice about IT recruitment strategy and the employment market in Liverpool.


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