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Review our latest map of the 2,236 IT companies in Scotland and where they are located. This map is divided up by regions, so provides a summary of the number of companies by region.

Number of IT companies in the various Scottish Regions

Marc of Blacksnow Analytics is our nutshell this week. He is passionate about providing businesses with the data they need to take decisions and grow their business. He is also an ace cook!

Jaguar F-Type, Marc Christensen's dream car

There are companies looking for skills and experience and there are companies that want to grow and can provide services and skills. Why can’t we match them up? Why can’t we collaborate with one another?

This is the first in a series of articles from Janice Grant Shaw on IT skills and doing things differently. Next week's blog considers the potential for building a collaborative ecosystem of IT companies and why we may want to change our approach.

A blog from Janice Grant Shaw - Come on IT companies - let's be disruptive

Did you know  that small companies have created 66% of the two million jobs in the economy since 2010?


JGS blog on SMEs and Public Procurement for TechUK

The top three centres for SharePoint skills in Scotland are :

  • Aberdeen (12)
  • Glasgow (10)
  • Edinburgh (5)
Interactive Map of companies providing SharePoint skills in Scotland

There are 38 companies in Scotland providing SharePoint services.

Sharepoint heat spot map - Scotland

Read all about Jai Aenugu of AskJai - Entrepreneurs Scotland Podcast and Entrepreneurs India Podcast. His interview with Janice Grant Shaw can be found in our news section. The podcasts with entrepreneurs from all walks of life are entertaining and enlightning.

Jai Aenugu, Founder and Host of AskJai

It's easy to find an IT company you know about – but how do you find one you don’t know?

How do you find an IT Company by Janice Grant Shaw founder of Company Connecting

We thought we would bring you an infographic today providing details of IT company size and location. We have previously brought you maps, and todays infographic provides a slightly different perspective.

IT company weighted sectors

Read all about Suzanne Bergfeldt, Vantage POB trainer extraordinaire. What an interesting journey from a ZX Spectrum via hairdressing and Microsoft to setting up her own training business as the specialists in Vantage POB Consultancy and Training.

A theme is developing in our Nutshells - early interest in some sort of technology, diversifying into all sorts of interests and careers, and culminating in either working fully in IT or setting up a business.

Suzanne Bergfeldt - Vantage POB trainer extraordinaire!