Access to the right skills and talent is the number one challenge facing tech businesses today. As a region the East of England is driving very hard to grow the pipeline of talent for the industry.

Insights & Reports

Digital Skills is a Hard Problem to Solve: why do we need a Tech East Task Force?

Tech East runs the Talent & Skills Task Force which meets quarterly to coordinate thinking and activity around digital..

Tech Nation Visa

Tech Nation has been designated by the Home Office to endorse applications for the Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa ...

How to: hire the right roles when starting up

Tech Nation's handy guide for who to hire when you're starting up.

A Skills Plan for New Anglia

The Digital Tech Skills Plan has been developed by the digital tech sector in Norfolk and Suffolk...

Digital Skills Plan Launch

Talent is the fuel that powers the digital economy. All employers recognise this ...

What is Tech East doing to tackle the digital skills challenge in the East of England?

There is a paradox: the more successful a digital tech cluster becomes the more talent is required to fuel that success.

£14.5m funding announced for skills and innovation projects

NALEP announce Growth Funding for four new projects which will boost skills, innovation and productivity in Norfolk and

Grow your business with a UEA placement student

Businesses across East Anglia are turning to placement students from UEA to help innovate and grow their organisations.

Skills Gap or Wage Gap – Two Separate But Heavily Entwined Issues

Jim Marshall responds to TechEast UK recent Twitter post "Do we have a tech skills gap or a pay gap?"

Step into Tech – Could younger workers hold the key to a technological revolution?

With each new generation more tech-savvy than the last, could firms in East Anglia being doing more...

Pickr – Is Filling Roles Enough?

The primary use of a recruitment agency is to fill vacancies that you haven’t been able to fill yourself.

Opportunities in ICT & Digital

In partnership with Suffolk County Council, Business East Monthly is running a series of reports.

Skills Training

West Suffolk College film production studio – iDea

Are you looking to create video content for your business but without the huge cost of hiring a video marketing agency?

Search Engine Optimisation to improve your Google ranking

This hands-on course has been designed primarily for business owners, managers and content creators

Code Nation

More than a coding school - We don’t just teach coding, we offer a complete education in digital...

Digital Leaders Academy

Digital Leaders receive heavily discounted price normally only available to TechUK members to attend.

Spotlight: Anglia Ruskin University

ARU is one of the largest providers of degree apprenticeships in England.

Creative Computing Club - Suffolk

Weekend, after-school, in-school, and private tutoring for 8 to 16-year-olds in tech.

Step into Tech - Norfolk

Inspiring young people to Step Into Tech

Tech Nation - Digital Business Academy

Looking to join, launch or grow a digital business? Learn the skills you need with our bitesize courses

Scholarships for women in Artificial Intelligence

If you are a woman ready to use the power of AI for social change, Transform your career in 10 weeks.

Norfolk County Council - Digital and computer skills for work and everyday living

To improve your digital skills, gain a Functional Skills ICT qualification.

Videos & Podcasts

A Skills Plan for New Anglia

Digital Skills Plan Launch at the University of Suffolk