School of Computing and Digital Industries

Many jobs require a digital element, and it is predicted within the next 20 years, 90% of all jobs will require an element of digital skills. With technology evolving at such a fast pace, there is only going to be a greater need for people with specialist digital skills and knowledge.

About school of computing and digital industries

Even if you are not sure what exactly you want to do with your life, a course in digital, ICT or computing can position you to transition into many other fields. This could include traditional IT firms, or entertainment, finance, engineering or law firms, all of which have a high demand for people with technical skills. There is a constant demand for skilled staff to fill computer science, IT and digital technology jobs. All offer competitive and rewarding starting salaries, but also high levels of job satisfaction!

Studying for a digital qualification makes sense, as there is such a high demand for lots of careers in software development, cybersecurity, programming through to creating digital effects on a blockbuster movie or mobile phone apps.

Take a look at our computing and digital industries presentation

Careers & Salaries

Careers and salaries in computing and digital industries include: