And it's just the start. Talent is what drives this sector and it's also what it's short of. Digital talent is global and the UK and in particular London, has become a destination of choice. Whatever the Brexit outcome, whatever the Government the UK ends up having, they must appreciate that the Digital sector needs to develop homegrown talent as well as attracting the best from around the world if the UK is to maximise the benefits of the Digital economy.
The digital economy has become the U.K.’s largest economic sector, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research.