Creative and Digital

The creative and digital sectors have grown faster in the Sheffield City Region than anywhere else in the UK. This is thanks to competitive property and staff costs, a supportive business environment and a large pool of well qualified staff.

The growth of this sector is one of the region’s recent success stories. Sheffield City Region is home to a growing talent pool of creative businesses and is quickly developing a reputation for innovation, talent and quality. The region is an innovative place, home to a cluster of rapidly growing companies, such as Technophobia, Plusnet, Sumo Digital, Warp Films and Zoo Digital.

The sector employs over 35,000 people and the region benefits from the two Universities in terms of research expertise and talented graduates.

Key Partners

The Creative and Digital Industries Sector Group provides a forum to represent the creative and digital sector.

The forum provides a way of sharing information about initiatives, projects and opportunities amongst participants.

Creative Industries Federation
Design Council
Electric Works
Innovate UK
Sheffield Digital
Tech North