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State of the digital nation

Posted by Duncan Higgins on 19th March 2015

The UK economy is starting to go #voom again. 90% of all tech companies across the nation expect growth in 2015 which, alongside other small businesses and start-ups, play a huge role in boosting our economy. As a country we’re getting better at nurturing entrepreneurship and innovation. Together, we can all be part of the UK success story.Clusters like Tech City in London are a great example of areas where growing companies are thriving. Most tech startups were historically based in or around London but now we’re seeing tech clusters popping up all over the country.Now 74% of digital companies are from outside of London; with Bournemouth boasting the fastest growing tech cluster in the UK (by 212% since 2010). This shows incredible progress. But we need to take our nation’s digital evolut...