Technology Insights 2012

Understand the IT & Telecoms landscape in the UK

What the Technology Insights 2012 reports include

The Technology Insights 2012 suite of reports highlights the key trends, opportunities and challenges facing UK IT & Telecoms over the next 10 years.

The findings are based on input from over 4,700 employers across the UK.

The suite comprises 4 reports - a main report for the UK + 3 summary reports for each of the nations (Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales).

Past series

If you have an interest in past data, you can access the previous Technology Insights reports published in 2005, 2008, 2010 and 2011.

Technology Insights 2012: UK

The report provides an in depth understanding of the existing IT & Telecoms landscape and forecasts of the future based on the best available intelligence, with new input from over 4,700 employers across the UK. With one in twenty UK workers employed in IT & Telecoms, the sector is still expected to grow with the employment of IT professionals through to 2020 forecast to rise at 1.62% per annum - nearly twice as fast as the UK average. The report covers variations across the UK with data on Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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Technology Insights 2012: Northern Ireland

Technology Insights 2012: Scotland

Technology Insights 2012: Wales

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Check out our press releases for an overview of the reports and a summary of the key statistics:

UK release - New e-skills research shows demand for IT staff at a record high (issued on 04/07/12)

Scotland release - Software critical to Scottish economy, finds latest research from e-skills UK (issued on 17/07/12)