The Newcastle and wider North East tech cluster continues on it’s growth path with ambitious technology startups and scaleups located here. There is also a wealth of expertise in the area that offers a unique talent pool that drives innovation and supports the continued incline of new tech business formations.
Newcastle & the North East has a lot to offer with five universities delivering a pool of highly skilled programmers and developers and an impressive cluster of technology companies already located in the area.
Newcastle’s economy includes corporate headquarters, learning, digital technology, retail, tourism, and cultural centres, from which the city contributes £13 billion towards the United Kingdom’s GVA.
There are over 8,000 registered businesses in Newcastle, with knowledge intensive sectors and tech driving consistent economic growth. From commercial application of 3D virtual solutions to digital gaming and pioneering subsea technology to life changing research in science and healthcare.