Harnham, the global specialist Data & Analytics recruiter has just launched the largest global salary survey for Data & Analytics professionals. There is a link at the end of this article if you would like to take part. The salary guide will chart the breakout success of employment within this sector, which has exploded to influence every corner of our lives in the … [Read more...] about Global Data & Analytics recruiter launches world’s biggest industry survey: ‘A Decade of Data’
Research from startup tracker, Beauhurst, on UK academic spinouts paints a broadly optimistic picture of a dynamic part of the economy. Based on data from 1,424 spinouts which Beauhurst has been tracking since 2011, the research shows pharmaceuticals as the single largest grouping (236 companies) followed by “Research Tools/Reagents” (211), “Analytics, Insight, Tools” (161), … [Read more...] about How UK universities are driving innovation across the economy
Getting the pricing right for a SaaS product right is a potential minefield. Charge too little and it can be difficult to raise prices while still retaining customers later or charge too much up-front and you risk putting off new prospects. Then there is the issue of tiering and a freemium approach; give away too much and you can be stuck with servicing expensive, non-paying … [Read more...] about Is your SaaS pricing strategy optimized?
Do the activities and investments of the big 5 tech giants (FAMGA – Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Apple) have much relevance to startups in the UK looking for product/market fit? Apart from offering aspirational examples of what is possible if that fit is achieved and scaled accordingly, it is often difficult to find applicable lessons. However, the release of research … [Read more...] about What can startups learn from Big Tech investments?
Tech.eu in association with Finstar has released a new report, The State of Fintech in Europe. Tech-eu will also be running an event on 10 February to discuss updated findings for this research as well as the impact of COVID-19 on the sector. From a UK perspective, some of the highlights of this 44 page report include: European fintech companies raised a total of €3.52 billion … [Read more...] about What is the state of European fintech?