Young people Sector overviews Technology Technology Technology companies are associated with innovation and invention. There is no sector of the modern economy where technology is not included or relied upon. Every company has an IT department – can you imagine what could happen if all the computers were to stop working? In London there are leading technology firms working in areas of financial technology (FinTech), customer relations management (CRM) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). There are also thousands of small start-ups creating innovative new products. Top facts 33% – the proportion of vacancies likely to be filled by graduates who have already worked for the employer. £30,000 – the median graduate starting salary. 84 – The number of applications per vacancy for roles in IT & telecommunications. Read about the marketing and public relations sector.