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Back in 1980, Cardiff - if not quite dead yet - was at least banging on death's door pleading to be let in. The coal industry was seemingly finished and there appeared little prospect of large-scale employment being created in any other sector. But then the decision was made to revive the docks - it would prove to be either deluded optimism or a stroke of economic genius. Fortunately, it proved to be the latter. And now Cardiff can sit proud as one of the UK's most successful economies.

The overhaul of the docks sparked a number of other revivals in the economy and infrastructure of the Welsh Capital and today one can look to the Welsh Assembly building, the St David's shopping centre, the International Sports Village - even Dr Who (the programmes are made in Cardiff) - as symbols of the city's success. The physical sea, road and rail links have been complemented by telecommunications infrastructure that has attracted many new media and bioscience companies. Finance, innovation and advanced engineering are just some of the other business sectors now operating from Cardiff.

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    ...Key Skills : Full Stack, Web, Developer Location : Cardiff, South Wales Salary : Competitive + Benefits Our client is looking for a talented Full Stack Web Developer to join their team of digital thinkers and makers. This role is an amazing... more details

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    ...Shaw Healthcare are currently recruiting a Payroll Office to join our team in head office based in St Mellons Cardiff for a 12 month maternity contract. You will be supporting our services and employees (around 4000 staff across the UK) KEY... more details

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    ...Role: 2nd Line Infrastructure Engineer (Windows Server, VMware/HyperV) Location: Cardiff Salary: £up to £27, 000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package My client is a market leading organisation based in the heart of South Wales. They are currently... more details

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    ...Role: HR Administrator Location: Cardiff Salary: £7.35 per hour Contract: Until end of March 2017 Wise Employment are currently recruiting for a temporary HR Administrator to assist with a high volume workload over the next couple of months. You... more details

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New media

Dr Who, Torchwood and Casualty are just three of the more visible signs of the city's media industries. BBC Wales has championed the media sector of the city which contributes an estimated £25m to the local economy. The Cardiff School of Creative and Cultural Studies (part of the University of Glamorgan) invested in an Atrium campus which has helped produce some of the most exciting UK talent in this industry. Journalism, film, drama, art, music and other aspects of the media are all studied here and many local firms have sprung up to make use of that talent.


Cardiff University is the magnet that has drawn more than a hundred bioscience firms to this corner of Wales. The likes of Shaw Healthcare, Genesis Biosciences and Cesagen make good use of the highly skilled post graduates working in a range of science fields from genetics to ageing.