West Midlands is a key national centre for the tech and digital sector
Published: 10 September 2019
The West Midland Combined Authority Reports “Tech and digital is the fifth largest sector in the West Midlands economy with nearly 14,000 tech and digital businesses in 2016, 5% of the national total and more than any other combined authority area in the country.
Birmingham is the UK’s premier centre for the sector outside London with just under 3,000 tech and digital firms. There are also significant numbers of tech and digital firms in Warwick (more than 1,000), Solihull (more than 900), Stratford-on-Avon (nearly 700), Wolverhampton (nearly 600) and Telford (nearly 500).”