Liverpool has long held the nation’s attention as a cultural hub. From its musical heritage to performance arts, the city has shared its talents for centuries and is now blazing forward in the tech scene. Nestled behind its iconic cathedral, is an area gaining considerable attention in the digital and IT arena:
The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
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 startup 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. 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.
194 Start-up births to recruit for
£45,011 Average IT job salary
79% Tech sector growth potential
The people of Liverpool rated the city:
83% enjoy the overall quality of life
79% like the potential for tech sector growth
70% are happy with the cost of living
Liverpool Sea Odyssey 2012 Giant marionettes descending on Liverpool. Image credit: SW77
Our specialist 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 help change someone’s life for the better. We understand that a new job can open up more opportunities than just career progression and that quality of life has to be a consideration. The 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 the 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 adventure in a thriving city, we’d love to speak to you to find out if our current IT jobs in Liverpool could be the perfect match for you!
Looking to grow your Liverpool team? We go above and beyond to ensure that you have the right talent, at the right time, to grow your organisation. With competitive insights, top quality analysis, and plenty of experience, we are able to work with you fully to ensure that your candidate has settled well into your business.
Aside from being your recruitment partner, we are always on the side to answer your questions and give you expert advice about your tech recruiting strategy. Talk to us today!