Skills

Microsoft Build 2017: Satya Nadella Champions Developing Tech With An Inclusive Aim

Nadella wants developers to create "practical design choices that help enshrine these timeless values"

3 years ago

Cyber Security Will Generate £60m In Salaries In Northern Ireland

Time for cyber security specialists to move to the Emerald Isle

3 years ago

Mayor Sadiq Khan Seeks London’s First Chief Digital Officer

Fancy a salary of £100,000 plus? Consider applying to be London's first Chief Digital Officer

3 years ago

Machine Learning Will Require A Shake-Up Of Higher Education And Tech Skills

The Royal Society launched a report exploring the impact of machine learning on business and society

3 years ago

Robots Could ‘Steal Millions’ Of UK Jobs By Early 2030

However, AIs could deliver a big boost in productivity and yield new jobs

3 years ago

The Future Is Girl-Led Startups; Are You Joining Us?

Anne-Marie Imafidon, founder of the Stemettes, champions the need for more women spearheading startups

4 years ago

Scotland Eyes ‘Digital World’ With 150,000 Jobs Boost

Scottish government launches new digital strategy and reveals plans to boost number of digital jobs

4 years ago

Amazon To Boost Digital Skills By Funding Alexa AI Use In Universities

Google is also looking at nurturing digital skills with Coursera partnership

4 years ago

Dropbox CTO: Education Is Essential To Plugging Tech Skills Gap

INTERVIEW: Aditya Agarwal explains why computer science should be a core component of the education curriculum

4 years ago

Bett 2017: UK Government Pledges Support For EdTech Sector

Innovation praised at edtech expo Bett 2017 as UK government promises to support the growing education technology sector

4 years ago

HP And LEGO Target STEM Skills With New Partnership

LEGO joins initiative to boost STEM education in schools throughout the UK

4 years ago

Microsoft Appoints LinkedIn’s Kevin Scott As CTO

Scott will be responsible for driving professional cloud and network services at the Redmond company

4 years ago

Strathclyde University Offers UK’s First Fintech Degree Course

Good news for British banking sector after Scottish university offers first fintech degree course in the UK

4 years ago

Enterprises Need To Consider The Human Cost Of Blanket Digital Transformation

OPINION: The speed of change could leave thousands out of work and without the right skills

4 years ago

UK Tech Industry Pressures Government Over Brexit Impact

An open letter to Prime Minister Theresa May raises concerns around the impact leaving the EU will have on the…

4 years ago

Oracle Pledges £1.1bn For EU Computer Science Education

Thanks Larry. Oracle pledges billions to bolster computer science and coding skills in European Union

4 years ago

Fixing The Big Data Skills Shortage Problem

Jez Clark, director at data and analytics recruitment firm, Eden Smith, explains how to address the skills shortage in the…

4 years ago

Where Do The Roles Of The CIO And CDO Begin And End?

With the increasing importance of data someone needs to take control of it, but who?

4 years ago

Women Earn 19.6 Percent Less Than Men In IT Sector

There is still work to be done to close the gender pay gap in the IT world

4 years ago

BBC’s Micro Bit Computer Takes Aim At Worldwide Market

The BBC is taking its Micro Bit computer beyond British shores

4 years ago

Fujitsu To Cut 1,800 UK Jobs In 2017

But the Brexit is not to blame, Japanese giant claims

4 years ago

LinkedIn Learning Launches To Help Seek Out New Skills

New changes include e-learning platform to improve skills amid growing need for talent acquisition

4 years ago

Apple Releases Swift Playgrounds To Teach Kids Coding On iPads And iOS 10

The Cupertino company looks to encourage students to learn its Swift programming language

4 years ago

Qualcomm Pays £15m To Settle Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Qualcomm claims it has strong defenses against accusations of blocking women in STEM, but will work to make improvements

4 years ago

IBM Claims It’s Hired 30,000 Staff As Non-Cloud Workers Get The Boot

Internal email describes massive hiring spree as IBM's "resource planning" scoops up skills for cloud and cognitive computing

4 years ago

George Osborne’s Budget Neglects IT Industry Again

UK IT workers say far more must be done to boost the sector, which wasn't even mentioned in the Government's…

5 years ago

Technology Is A Man’s World…But It Doesn’t Have To Be

Hannah Pym, head of marketing at app developer Apadmi, suggests how we can get more women into tech - and…

5 years ago

UK Tech Industry Growth Outpacing UK Economy

But critics say there's still a North/South divide as even far-flung hubs like Cornwall hit massive growth

5 years ago

IT Skills Shortage: Where Is All The British Talent?

IT skills scarcity leads to one In four firms scouring foreign shores for IT expertise

5 years ago

Ireland’s Technology Teachers Strike Over Funding Cuts

Budget cuts blamed in Ireland as lecturers down tools and distrupt tech teaching to students

5 years ago