IT Skills

Amazon Web Services Opens Cloud Skills Training Centre

Back to school. AWS to offer in-person training and it expands existing efforts to help people to learn and develop…

1 week ago

Autumn Budget 2021: What It Means For Tech Sector?

The Autumn Budget pledges to spend billions refreshing IT and tech in the NHS, but also a big increase in…

1 month ago

Facebook To Hire 10,000 In EU For Metaverse Concept

With no mention of the UK, Facebook says it is to create 10,000 across the EU to help build its…

1 month ago

Barclays Touts State-Of-The-Art Campus In Glasgow

As it seeks to attract top tech talent and continue the growth of its workforce in the city, Barclays opens…

2 months ago

Tech Giants Make Cybersecurity Pledges After White House Meeting

Tech giants pledge to spend billions of dollars improving cybersecurity after meeting with President Biden in White House

3 months ago

Hiring In UK Tech Sector Hits Five Year High

Welcomed news. Tech hiring hits five year high, with 132,000 open jobs per week in May, new data for the…

5 months ago

UK Slips In Global Skills Rankings

New data shows skills rankings around the world, with the UK holding its own in terms of tech skills, but…

6 months ago

New Challenges, New Skills

Soft skills still top of the requirement list for tech employers, according to data from online career and hiring marketplace…

2 years ago

Queen’s Speech Focuses On Gigabit Broadband, Skills, Internet Safety

Broadband pledge. The Queen's speech shows that for tech, the new government will accelerate gigabit broadband, focus on Internet safety,…

2 years ago

Government Tackles Digital Skills With £40m Institute of Coding

Theresa May unveils Coding consortium to equip the UK with needed digital skills in the years ahead

4 years ago

Report Praises British Data Expertise But Warns Of Brexit Challenges

New report from data businesses praises British data expertise and government, and also predicts post-Brexit productivity boost

4 years ago

Police Bosses ‘Should Sack’ Officers With Poor IT Skills

Police officers with 'underperforming' IT skills should be dismissed, think tank Reform suggests

4 years ago

Girls In ICT Day: Gender Bias Holds Back British Girls From Careers In Tech

Parents still think IT coding skills are more suitable for boys than girls

5 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

5 years ago

Bletchley Park To Host ‘Codebreakers’ Cybersecurity School

Winston Churchill's top secret World War two installation to teach cybersecurity skills to next generation

5 years ago

How Sophos Is Encouraging More Girls To Embark On Technology Careers

Oxfordshire schoolgirls met coding challenges head-on at Sophos' recent ‘Girls in Coding’ event

6 years ago

New Welsh National Software Academy To Address IT Skills Gap

Cardiff University and Welsh Government-backed National Software Academy will offer degree with on-the-job training

6 years ago

Sky To Create 400 Jobs At Leeds Tech Hub

Broadcaster 'steps up' commitment to the north with new tech centre end software education academy to create products for Sky…

6 years ago

Vodafone Offers SMB Digital Skills Workshops In Leeds And London

Operator says it wants to help small companies improve their digital and online abilities to help build their business

6 years ago

EMC Offers Ex-military Personnel Free Training To Tackle IT Skills Shortage

EMC will invest £250,000 in training former members of the British Armed Forces to design and deploy corporate technology

7 years ago

Google And O2 To Back Government School Computing Drive

Government to announce support of big name tech firms supporting computing skills teaching in school

7 years ago

Spy Agency GCHQ Launches New Code-Making App

Can the notorious snooping bureau inspire the future defenders of cyber space?

7 years ago

Technology Workers Get Absolutely Grilled During Job Interviews

IT professionals are more likely to have multiple interviews for a job than any other sector

7 years ago

A Quarter Of Brits Fear The Sack Due To Lack Of Digital Skills

And 45% of professionals do not know where to go to further IT knowledge, according to a Code.org UK study

7 years ago

How To Deploy A Virtualisation Solution

Simon Townsend, chief technologist at AppSense, draws-up a roadmap for a fruitful virtualisation journey

7 years ago

BAE Systems Recruits Team of Young Cybercrime Fighters

Threat of cyber attacks drives BAE Systems' recruitment drive, with London alone facing 54,000 reports of cyber fraud every year

7 years ago

Government-Backed ‘Degree Apprenticeship’ Scheme To Start With Digital Skills

First set of "no fee" apprenticeship schemes will begin next year with an initial focus on digital skills

7 years ago

British Teens ‘Being Short-Changed’ When It Comes To Digital Skills

Two thirds of students feel that the current curriculum is not developing their digital skills for the workplace

7 years ago

IBM Opens Contest To Tackle Mainframe Skills Shortage

IBM opens its 'Master the Mainframe' contest to increase the global supply of skilled mainframe workers

8 years ago

IBM Targets ‘Big Data’ Skills With University Partnerships

IBM partners with more universities in an effort to ramp up the teaching of 'big data' skills

8 years ago