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Information Technology

What's happening locally

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Barnsley...

  • 387 people in Barnsley work directly in computer programming/computer consultancy careers.  On top of this a huge amount of people will use IT in their daily work routine.
  • There are 153 Computer programming businesses in Barnsley. 98% of these employ between 1-10 people.

 

Yorkshire and Humberside...

  • 18,571 people in Yorkshire and Humberside work directly in computer programming/computer consultancy careers. 14,313 are male and 4,257 are female. 16,320 work full time while 2,251 work part time.
  • The IT industry is concentrated in London and the South East. The region as a whole only accounts for 6% of the total IT & Telecoms industry workforce in the UK.

(IT & Telecoms Insights, e-skills UK, Annual Business Inquiry 2008, NOMIS).