Edinburgh 10th out of 100 global cities for job opportunities


Above New York and Berlin, Edinburgh has come tenth out of 100 top global cities, for ‘opportunities.’ Here’s what organisers, Movinga, say about their criteria:

The research tackles three key areas: economic strength for start-ups and established businesses, standard of living including disposable income and healthcare benefits, and the inclusion of youth, women and expats in the workforce. The final index ranks the top 100 cities by the total job opportunity score, from highest to lowest, revealing the score for each factor. The data can also be sorted by each individual category.’

Here is the key to the table:

Here is the top ten section. You can see the rest at the link below:


Previous reports on Edinburgh are here:

Edinburgh alone has 14% of the UK’s top tech companies

Why was Edinburgh Airport named UK Airport of the Year?

‘Edinburgh and Glasgow in top five cities to work in UK’

Edinburgh’s technology sector increases by more than three times UK average

Edinburgh best place for technology in UK?

Edinburgh poised to make significant advances in mental health research based upon data science ‘unparalleled in UK’.

Glasgow and Edinburgh push London into third place in tourism hotspots survey

‘Edinburgh tops list of most influential small cities in Europe’



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