In this week’s Autumn Statement, Chancellor George Osborne placed a heavy emphasis on the digitisation of government departments and life in general in England to create greater efficiencies and a better experience for the people accessing government services.
This ongoing digital transformation will require a wealth of emerging tech talent and a vibrant private industry to supplement governmental work. So just how healthy is the UK’s tech industry?
Digital hotspots springing up
This infographic from Amsource Technology looks at some key figures and employment trends to offer a snapshot of the state of the digi-nation.
Sopra Steria has revealed that UK citizens are keener than ever to use digital public services - as long as they're secure.
Councils are being urged to become more creative in their use of technology and more collaborative with both their citizens and other organisations
Survey reveals councils need to do much more to protect data - with a quarter yet to appoint a data protection officer
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