The Best UK Cities to Start your Career in Tech

The progressive advancements in technology by the AI/IT/Cloud industry partnership have dramatically boosted the growth of tech companies and jobs across the UK over the past decade, and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. While tech firms are looking to hire more and more staff, salary figures have also increased and this has expanded the tech jobs market outside of principal cities like London, which itself offers some of the best paid tech jobs in the world. Almost half of all tech start-ups in the UK reside in London, where the government has invested heavily in 2013-2014. But the cost of living there is still relatively high (which itself can offset salary benefits), and now that the market has expanded there is no reason why job seekers shouldn’t explore other cities, which offer competitive salaries, faster job vacancy growth than London, and better living standards. In short, it is not necessary for them to relocate to London to make a good living in technology. Continue reading “The Best UK Cities to Start your Career in Tech” »

Inspiration for Web Designers

If you’re a newly-minted web designer then congratulations, you’re one of millions upon millions all around the world, some of which web “designers” are online Content Management System (CMS) platforms like WordPress and What You See is What You Get (WYSIWYG) platforms like Wix! So I guess what I’m trying to say is that the competition is stiff, but don’t let that put you off because you can draw inspiration from many places to carve out a successful and profitable web design career for yourself. Continue reading “Inspiration for Web Designers” »