Sector Strengths

Sheffield’s strength is its diverse economy and entrepreneurial spirit. The city has evolved from its industrial heritage into a location focused on innovation and technology in areas such as Advanced Manufacturing, Digital Industries, Business, Professional and Financial Services and Healthcare Technologies.

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing

Sheffield is a global leader in developing advanced manufacturing processes across a range of industries including Aerospace, Automotive, Power and Oil & Gas.

Business, Professional and Financial Services

Business, Professional and Financial Services

From Legal Services to major back office functions for global companies, Sheffield has a diverse business and professional services sector

Creative and Digital<br/>Industries

Creative and Digital
Industries

Game development, Data Analytics, App and Software Development and Telecoms form the basis of Sheffield’s growing digital sector

Healthcare Technologies

Healthcare Technologies

Sheffield is a centre of innovation for healthcare technology solutions. We’re home to one of the largest clusters medical devices companies in the UK.