Silicon Milkroundabout

  • U.K. Tech Startup Job Ads Up 44% In A Year; Devs, Marketers & Product People Most Sought

    U.K. Tech Startup Job Ads Up 44% In A Year; Devs, Marketers & Product People Most Sought

    Signs of continued momentum in the U.K. tech startup scene today. Figures put out by Silicon Milkroundabout, which runs startup jobs fairs, and job ad search engine Adzuna, suggest there’s been a significant uptick in the number of tech startups recruiting. The data shows 44% more tech startup jobs are being advertised than at the same time last year, with 4,753 vacancies currently on… Read More

  • The Roundabout Tapes – GroupSpaces is poised to go global (TCTV)

    UK-startup GroupSpaces, which last year secured a $1.3m Seed round from a star-studded roster of investors including Index Ventures, Dave McClure, Chris Sacca and Simon Levene, has become a ‘Silicon Roundabout’ stalwart. Cofounders David Langer and Andy Young met at Oxford university and quickly realised they could build a better way for University groups to interact, so… Read More

  • Forget the banks, join a London startup – Silicon Milkroundabout aims to tackle brain-drain

    There’s a neat line in the Facebook movie, The Social Network, that says something like Harvard students don’t seek a job, they create a job in reference to the fact that so many graduates go on to start their own venture. And while not all computer science graduates and those from related disciplines, either fresh from University or already in work, can be expected to found their… Read More

  • Silicon Milkroundabout Aims To Tackle London's Startup Brain-Drain

    There’s a neat line in the Facebook movie, The Social Network, that says something like Harvard students don’t seek a job, they create a job in reference to the fact that so many graduates go on to start their own venture. And while not all computer science graduates and those from related disciplines, either fresh from University or already in work, can be expected to found their… Read More