23 Jan Tech Talent Charter Launches 2019 Diversity in Tech Report
Tech Talent Charter launched its annual benchmarking report Diversity in Tech – tracking gender diversity in technology roles across the UK. techUK is a founding signatory of the Tech Talent Charter – a commitment by organisations to a set of undertakings that aim to deliver greater diversity in the tech workforce of the UK, one that better reflects the make-up of the population.
Importantly, the Charter states that all signatories must provide data on their own workforce each year so that we can measure success and make more impactful, measurable changes as an industry for the future.
Gathered from over 300 signatories representing over 700,000 employees, the data gives a snapshot of today’s business and technology industry and an insight into practical ways companies can improve gender diversity in tech.
Over the last 12 months, the Tech Talent Charter has evolved its offering and grown significantly. Signatories are located across the UK and represent 24 different industries categories in comparison to 13 industries represented last year.