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Continuing on with our 2019-2020 series we look  at the Healthcare sector in Scotland. We recently did several infographics covering Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Scotland tech which you can view here.

This week We provide insights into 180 Scottish IT companies that work and provide services in the Healthcare sector in Scotland. Glasgow and Edinburgh have a 53% percent share of the companies, the same as our Retail infographic which you can see hereWe will be releasing several more infographics over the coming weeks covering various industry sectors.

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Continuing our 2019-2020 series we take a look at the Finance Tech sector in Scotland.

We provide insights into 219 Scottish IT companies that work and provide services to the Finance sector in Scotland. 65% of  the companies are based in Glasgow and Edinburgh. 

Experienced software developer and entrepreneur Michael Carr tells us about GoRoadie and a bit about himself.

What was the idea for GoRoadie?

Back in 2016, a friend of ours was a driving instructor and he was looking for more business. Since we were keen to build web apps in our own time, we agreed to help him out. Once we started researching the industry, we realised that "oh wait a second, if I want to book a lesson, 

Picture of Micahel Carr of Go Roadie accompanying the article An interview with GoRoadie

Continuing on with our 2019-2020 series we are looking at the SME Tech sector in Scotland. We recently did several infographics covering Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Scotland tech which you can view here.

We provide insights into 462 Scottish IT companies that work and provide services in the SME sector in Scotland. Both Glasgow and Edinburgh have a 20% percent share of the companies. The top skill is Web Design which is, In all the other sector infographics we made the top skill was software development. We will be releasing several more infographics over the coming weeks covering various industry sectors.

Bar chart of sectors companies working accompanying the infographic SME Tech 2019-2020 Infographic || Company Connecting

Highland Council is the focus of the seventh infographic in the Company Cnnecting is the 2019-2020 series. You can check out the rest of our Scottish Council region maps here.

This infographic features 90 IT/Tech companies based in the Highland Council area. the Highlands has a strong SME industry with over 29% of it's IT companies working in this sector. Healthcare and digital health are also key for the Highland area

Image of Eilean Donan castle accompany the infogrpahic Highland Tech 2019-2020 Infographic || Company Connecting

Continuing on with our 2019-2020 series we take a look at the EducationTech sector in Scotland. We have already covered the Retail and Oil and Gas Sector. We recently released several infographics covering Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Scotland tech which you can view here.

This week we provide insights into 126 Scottish IT companies that work and provide services in the Education sector in Scotland. 51% of all the companies are based in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Software Development is the top skill with 42% of the companies having this skill. 8% Higher than the Scottish Average.

Bar chart of Focus areas accompanying the article Education Tech 2019-2020 Infographic || Company Connecting

Continuing with our 2019-2020 series we are looking at the Retail Tech sector in Scotland. Recently we published details on the oil and gas sector which you can see here.

Bar chart of company focus areas accompnayig the article Retail Tech 2019-2020 Infographic || Company Connecting

In the previous infographics in the 2019-2020 series we provided insights into tech companies across Scotland, and focused on tech in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee and Aberdeen (you can click out here - for more infographics). This week we start to look at what is happening in various industry sectors. The first of the sector infographics provides insights to the Scottish Oil and Gas industry.

Photo of an oil platform accompanything the article Oil and Gas Tech 2019-2020 Infographic || Company Connecting

The Fifth in our new infographic series (you can check out the others here) covers all of Dundee city. This infographic features 89 IT/Tech companies based in the Dundee City council area. 

21% of the IT companies work within the games sector and many of the other companies  have games related skills such as 3D art, animation and virtual reality.

Dundee skills word cloud accompnaying the Company Connecting infographic onn tech companies in Dundee

Angus Addlesee in a nutshell about his personal life and IT career.

Our first nutshell of the year features Angus Addlesee of Wallscope. He is working in an interesting area, and combines innovative thinking with finding method of applying technology to help others.

Angus doing a talk