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There’s a reason that tech talent from across the globe is waking up to opportunities in the Scottish capital: it gives you access to world-class companies, a close-knit digital community and a high quality lifestyle.
The annual Scottish Technology Industry Survey reveals one in 25 Scots is now employed by the country’s booming technology sector.
Technology incubator CodeBase is set on a massive expansion across Scotland, but what is it and could it really be a future industry to rival the North Sea?
A new £2 million life science manufacturing suite which has created 20 new jobs in Grangemouth has been officially opened by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
The Scottish game industry employed 1,050 permanent and full-time equivalent game developers as of the end of 2014, according to a new TIGA report.
Brightree, a US-based provider of cloud-based software to the health sector, has opened an office in Glasgow, in a move expected to create more than 100 high-value software development jobs over the next two years.
Glasgow based Infrastructure group Energetics has had major contract wins and seen their turnover rise by more than a third in last year.
Motion have seen staff numbers rise from 18 to 25 in the past year, including four personnel who have joined the company in the past six months. They are now looking to recruit an additional four people by the end of 2015.
Digital design and marketing agency Equator is looking to take on an extra 20 members of staff to support a new period of sustained growth.
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Lockheed Martin who have created 50 jobs since the start of the year has announced plans for 327 new jobs at its new office in Glasgow.
The impact on the Scottish economy of the country’s longest-established business angel investment syndicate, Archangel Investors, has been researched in detail for the first time by the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship at the University of Strathclyde Business School.
Mobile apps developer xDesign is on track to boost its headcount by up to 50 per cent this year as it seeks to fill a gap in the market caused by the takeover of a key rival in the sector.
BioOutsource Ltd part of Sartorius Stedim Biotech Group, have announced the opening of a new facility in Glasgow which doubles their capacity for future growth.
International Financial Data Services (IFDS), a leading global provider of outsourced administration and technology solutions to the collective investment, retirement, insurance and wealth management markets have announced they will recruit for more than 100 jobs in Stirling.
The Scottish video games industry has seen a surge in the number of people it employs and the amount of money it generates, according to research.
Steve Williams, the head of Deloitte in Scotland wants to set up a digital hub to help the accountancy firm’s clients across the UK make better use of online technology.
Calnex have agreed a lucrative China Mobile deal which will see staff numbers grow from 75 to 87.
Telecoms company TenTel has announced plans to create more than 40 new jobs after securing a £170,000 grant from Scottish Enterprise.
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Mallzee have seen their latest round of funding secure 2.5 million which the company have said will lead to them doubling their headcount by year end.
FanDuel will look to open their new Glasgow office in the next two months and look to double its workforce in Scotland this year, having already grown its team in Edinburgh to 89 staff from 60 since January.
Exterity, the video communications specialist, has signalled plans to double its 54-strong Scottish workforce in the next five years as it moved to bigger headquarters in Dalgety Bay.
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Intelligent Point of Sale has secured a £550,000 investment enabling the firm to expand, franchise its business model internationally and appoint executive staff.
BT have announced plans to boost its engineering numbers in Scotland by taking on another 112 recruits.
Thermo Fisher Scientific have announced that 30 new job vacancies will be created at their new £14m state-of-the-art facility near Glasgow.
After a significant funding boost Biogelx Ltd have announced plans for global expansion and to double their headcount.
SPIRE Global, a US headquartered satellite-powered data company announced plans to open a European headquarters at Skypark, Glasgow. This will see them create over 50 new jobs.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced 212 new jobs for the Livingston operations of US based global manufacturing services company Jabil.
Encompass, provider of industry-leading visual information management technology to the insolvency and restructuring sector, will invest over £2.2 million opening a new office in Glasgow’s financial services district creating 21 new jobs.
Since their launch in 2010 Outplay Entertainment's development team is now more than 80 strong, filled with highly talented and experienced individuals hailing from 19 countries and the team is looking to grow even further in 2015.
Swiss banking software firm Avaloq has more than doubled its floorspace at its Edinburgh research and development centre to cope with the demand of their current recruitment.
The number of financial services posts being created in Scotland has jumped sharply.
ThinkAnalytics which works with some of the world's biggest television businesses believes it can double job numbers at its Scottish headquarters over the next few years.
Renewable Energy and heat storage battery maker Sunamp plan to put £1.2 million in funding towards job opportunities as well as investing in product development.
RBS has announced that Spanish banker Marcelino Castrillo, formerly Managing Director of SME Banking at Santander, will join the bank as Managing Director of Business Banking.
Diversifying into the oil and gas sector has seen Xtreme Business Solutions Ltd more than double its turnover and increase staff levels by 50 per cent over the last three years.
New research from ScotlandIS is forecasting strong growth for the digital technologies industry in Scotland, with 83% of organisations planning to increase staff numbers and 86% of businesses expecting sales to rise in the coming year.
Kobojo's latest $7M of funding will be used to expand their studio and to contribute to production on both Zodiac and future, unannounced exciting game titles.
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Katherine Garrett-Cox, CEO of Alliance Trust has been announced as 43rd winner of the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award 2015.
Chase de Vere, Bellpenny and Aberdein Considine have confirmed plans to open new offices in Glasgow.
The award highlights the amazing talent in Scottish gaming industry.
Agenor Technology reveals their plans to expand.
Scotland’s insurance market is diversifying, creating a host of opportunities for motivated professionals with strong people skills looking to explore new career paths in this exciting sector.
Tag Games plans to double its headcount after its recent expansion.
The number of digital companies has grown by a third in three years.
The global information assurance firm will be recruiting across the UK, including in Scotland.
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The company will be hiring skilled staff for its European Technology Centre over the next three years.
The Dundee-based games maker plans to hire more staff after a recent investment.
The ambitious Dundee mobile app developer plans to expand in 2015.
The technology giant is expanding its workforce at its Highland centre.
The centre will ultimately support around 260 staff, including academic clinical researchers, industry partners and support staff.
The biotech firm’s North Lanarkshire lab is set to become a hub for immuno-cell therapy research.
FanDuel is opening their second office in Scotland after a record year.
77 per cent of research in Scottish institutions has been graded as world-leading or internationally excellent according to a new UK report.
The company will be hiring staff to work on mobile technology to enhance safety and health in the oil and gas sector.
The almost £500 million investment will boost Scotland’s oil and gas sector.
FanDuel will work with the NBA to launch a series of new games.
The Edinburgh-based company plans to take on 15 extra staff within the next six months.
The project will generate £323 million for the Scottish economy.
The company plans to increase staff after securing two orders worth a total of more than £2 million.
The company employs 4,000 people, most of these in Scotland.
4J Studios is looking to grow its staff at premises in Dundee and East Linton.
Geniac, a business services centre that offers accounting, legal, HR and insurance services to SMEs, is to take on over 385 skilled workers over the next three years.
The report suggests that new talent will be needed to capitalise on this opportunity.
The travel search engine company has been called "one of the best technology companies ever to come out of Europe".
The engineering firm's new technology centre will be completed by spring 2015.
The Scottish oil and gas firm is embarking on a new £10 million expansion project.
The jobs will be at their new global delivery centre, which will focus on customer experience and technology innovation.
Across 2013/2014 J.P. Morgan's Global Wealth Management (GWM) line of business embarked on an ambitious plan to expand their technology footprint in the Glasgow location.
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Simon Thompson, Chief Executive of the Chartered Banker Institute, shares his thoughts on why Scotland plays an important role in the global financial sector.