Tags: scottish jobs

Grads in demand with Scottish digital tech industry set for further growth this year

New research from ScotlandIS, the trade body for the digital technologies industry, is forecasting strong growth for the digital technologies industry in Scotland, with 83 percent of organisations planning to increase staff numbers and 86 percent of businesses expecting sales to rise in the coming year. There is a high demand for graduates in the tech industry, with 74…

UK SME’s to create nearly half a million jobs this year

Scotland’s small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector could create up to 40,000 new jobs in the next 12 months, according to new research by Clydesdale Bank. A recent survey of more than 800 UK SMEs was carried out to determine their business prospects for the year ahead. Almost half (43 per cent) of Scottish SMEs…