Laying home to employment giants Sky and NHS Digital, the Leeds digital scene is going from strength to strength, with local start-ups also making a name for themselves.

Leeds is also a burgeoning playground for the games industry. Simon Barratt, Director of Barog Game Labs and board member of UKIE is working in partnership with the University of Leeds to help put together a programme of study that will produce graduates and ‘the next technical innovators’ with specialists in games engineering.

A £3.7 million grant from Leeds City Council is also helping to facilitate innovative tech projects, and Creative England backed Gameslab Leeds supporting games studios in the Leeds.

Leeds IT recruitment scene:

  • 23,734 Digital Jobs

  • 314 Start-up births to recruit for

  • £50,041 Average IT job salary

Choosing Leeds as a place to live and work:

  • 84% enjoy overall quality of life

  • 92% like the possibility for sector growth

  • 66% like the strength of digital economy

Looking for IT recruitment solutions in Leeds?

Unlike many other IT recruitment companies in Leeds, 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 Leeds. Our recruitment consultant Ryan Green is an integral part of the Leeds tech scene, having studied at the University of Leeds and continued his career in IT recruitment in the area. He knows the city and all its quirks inside and out and is invested in seeing Leeds businesses, however big or small, to thrive. Are you looking to expand your IT team to grow your company further, why not get in touch with us?

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