The rise of women in technology

At the start of 2017, Prime Minister Theresa May declared the UK technology sector to be a “great British success story”. But just how easy is it for women to break into the UK tech scene?

You just don’t get ‘IT’

With technology now at the centre of all critical business operations, having an enthusiastic, reactive and empowered IT department has never been more important.

5 ways to get an IT apprenticeship

The thought of securing your perfect IT apprenticeship may seem daunting. Be sure to think through these five steps so you can really kick-start your career:

Top Tech Trends for 2017

There is no doubt that the technology sector has once again brought huge innovations to the table this year. Here are 11 top technology trends that graduates entering the work place should know about and be on the lookout for in 2017:

What are the best paid IT jobs?

It’s another good year to be an IT professional. Latest findings show that 41% of companies plan to increase the number of IT jobs. But which roles in the sector are the most sought-after and lucrative?

How do I get into the gaming industry?

We’ve examined how the online gaming industry is an unsung hero of the British economy that’s worth billions of pounds – so how do you go about becoming a part of this success story?

5 top software sales jobs

With more than 1,250 vacancies linked to selling software on Jobsite’s database – across the UK and overseas in every kind of industry – it’s clear that it remains a strong part of the sales sector.

The EU referendum and IT jobs

Brexit was the result of the referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union – but what impact will it have on the UK as a European HQ for tech companies, on jobs in the IT sector, and on universities and cities like Edinburgh and Cambridge as tech incubators?

Can the UK continue as an HQ for tech companies post-Brexit?

Two worlds collide – the role of an IT Business Analyst

Today almost every business needs IT. But getting the most out of it – figuring out which technology to use and how to apply it – remains a challenge.

Step forward the IT business analyst, whose job it is to rise to that challenge. It’s a role that offers a variety of options and demand for this valuable expertise means you can be working in almost any sector, either in-house or as a contractor.

We profile the role, skills and experience required and look at the challenges…

5 in-demand web development disciplines

According to the recently published Harvey Nash Tech Survey 2016, out of all the highly sought-after roles that constitute the current UK skills shortage, developers scored highest. Indeed, a staggering 62% of the companies surveyed had 10+ developer headhunter enquiries per year.[1] With that in mind, we asked five experts to profile five of the most sought-after software development languages…