So far in 2019, 234 women in digital and tech have become Digital Her Real Role Models

Only 36% of people working in the sector are female (technical and non-technical) 

Chicago, USA, is considered the “city of female founders” as a third of the startups are run by women

Only 36% of people working in the sector are female (technical and non-technical) 

20% of all tech startups in the world are founded by women

In 2014, 1 out of 3 employees in Apple, Facebook and Google were female

In the world’s largest tech companies, female tech positions are growing 238% faster than male (2016)

Only 0.4% of girls study Computer Science at A Level, compared to 4.5% of boys (2017)

Born in 1815, Ada Lovelace worked on the maths of the general-purpose computer. She is celebrated as the world’s first computer programmer

Our skills audit shows that in the North West, women make up only 20% of technical roles in the sector (2019)

In 2018, Bulgaria was the country with most women in tech – 30.28%