The city offers a high quality of life, a rich creative environment and prime investment opportunities which continue to attract visitors, businesses and graduates year after year. Edinburgh also leads the way in tech sector investment outside London, and is home to the UK’s largest tech incubator.
In the 2017 ‘Global Cities of the Future'
- FDI Strategies.
Mid-Sized European City of the Future
- Financial Times fDi Magazine.
Highest growth in digital employment in the UK.
Growth in the number of tech businesses in the city in the last 5 years. Edinburgh is home to major tech businesses including Skyscanner, Amazon and Rockstar North.
The number of renewable energy companies in Edinburgh. The city attracts more tech sector investment than anywhere outside London - Tech Nation.