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Digital & Creative

Digital Sector in Jersey

+ Over 30 daily flights to key UK airports, and a selection of European cities.

+ Government support for sector growth.

100% 1GB full fibre, point to point network

+ Three Tier 1 Telecoms providers with 4G networks (5G by 2021)

+ NBIoT, two LPWANs including LoRa, and world class data centres

+ On-Island digital training programs, and digital academy

+ Robust legal framework for e-gaming and cryptocurrencies

Digital Sector in Jersey

Digital Island

A responsive way of thinking, a connected infrastructure and a drive to make Jersey a dynamic international digital centre have created outstanding opportunities to grow and accelerate tech business.

Jersey’s award-winning telecoms infrastructure offers access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in the world. 100% of broadband connections are Gigabit Fibre to the premises (FTTP) and in the 2018 Cable broadband speed league table Jersey ranked in tenth position out of 200 countries worldwide. The Island also benefits from three separate 4G networks and three dedicated Internet of Things (IoT) networks (NBIoT and Two LPWANs including LoRa).

Let the Island’s entrepreneurial spirit and a pro-business government lead you to innovation and growth. Contact us today to find out more.

Digital Island

Sector Growth

+ Relocations %

+ Growth in employment %

+ Enterprise solutions, app & software %

+ Telecoms & Networks%

+ Creative Digital %

+ Other %

+ Over 3000 employed in the Digital Sector

+ Over 400 Digital businesses established

Sector Growth

Barclays Eagle Lab

The Barclays Eagle Lab is designed to grow local businesses' digital technology skills and capabilities and enhance their creativity in an innovative environment. The Lab, which is a partnership project with the States of Jersey, provides a co-working space and access to high-tech resources at the Jersey Library and is helping to digitally empower local businesses

Barclays Eagle Lab

Digital Jersey Hub & Sandbox Jersey

The Digital Jersey Hub acts as a centre for the island's technology community and focusses on grass-roots support, skills and local innovation. The facilities in the Hub provide members with office space, hot desking, events and a place to network, supporting knowledge transfer and business growth.

Jersey is the perfect sandbox location to develop, test and launch new technology in a campus-like environment, without the high cost and complex legal, government and regulatory barriers often faced in other cities or markets. The Islands secure and world competitive, connected infrastructure makes Jersey the ideal testbed for companies looking to trial new applications in a safe, enclosed environment with unparalleled connectivity and a fantastic range of independent infrastructure partners.

Digital Jersey Hub & Sandbox Jersey

Digital Jersey

Jersey’s digital sector is developed and supported by Digital Jersey, the government-backed industry body. Its primary objectives are to support sustainable economic growth in Jersey’s digital sector; to enable a connected, digital society and enhanced quality of life, and to establish Jersey as an internationally well-regarded digital centre. Digital Jersey provides a recognisable face and touchstone for the Island's digital industries, including business support and skills.

Locate Jersey work in partnership with Digital Jersey in attracting and supporting the relocation of digital businesses and successful digital entrepreneurs to the Island. With our joint expertise, we can provide advice and guidance on everything from business license applications to work permit requirements for relocating key staff or as well as help to source local employees within the tech industry.

For more information on Digital Jersey click here or contact their team through: info@digital.je or/ +44(0)1534 789333

 

Digital Jersey

“I would wholeheartedly recommend Jersey as a place to do business. We have enjoyed an excellent working relationship with the Island and we continue to encounter professional, like-minded personnel, who are a delight to deal with.”

Sheila Dean - Group Managing Director, Equiom