Sheffield boasts 47 startups in our sample database which represents about 1% of The United Kingdom’s sampled startups. Sheffield is the 11th best startup ecosystem in The United Kingdom.
In 2022, the startup scene of Sheffield developed considerably and increased in the Global Ecosystem Index by 139 spots.
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Sheffield is ranked within the top 200 startup ecosystems globally.
Sheffield’s startups excel particularly in Social & Leisure where it ranks 49 and in Hardware & IoT, and Education. Find out more
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On our map, you can explore a total of 9 startups for Social & Leisure.
In Western Europe, Sheffield's Hardware & IoT is in top 137. Sheffield has a concentration of about 0% of the country's total Hardware & IoT startups that are represented on our map.
Education is ranked 167th in the world. Our database contains 5 startups for this industry.
Within Sheffield there is an increased attraction for entrepreneurs to set up their startups in industries such as Social & Leisure, Hardware & IoT, Education. These three industries represent about 45% of the startups represented on the Startup Ecosystem Map of Sheffield.
Sheffield is The United Kingdom's 11th best startup ecosystem and is ranked 45th in Western Europe. With a population of 1M - 2M people, Sheffield is ranked th in the world. The city boasts some notable startup success stories including Tutorful.
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