Cambridge is regarded as one of the fastest-growing cities in the UK. Home to some of the UK’s largest companies, and a world leading university renowned for launching innovative spin-off companies means Cambridge’s economy is booming.
Cambridge has one of the UK’s most mature technology ecosystems, and with the presence of major multinationals, Cambridge is a leading digital tech cluster.
The city has a history of producing some of the UK’s most successful tech businesses and is also home to many data-driven life science businesses and a large cluster of high-tech businesses focusing on AI, Deep Learning, software, electronics and biotechnology. Many of these businesses have connections with the University of Cambridge, and the area is now one of the most important technology centres in Europe.
Cambridge is already vibrant economy buoyed by the Cambridge – Milton Keynes – Oxford Arc and the UK Innovation Corridor between London and Cambridge – is forecast to dominate as the UK’s fastest-growing city between 2016 and 2026.