Barcelona is home to 1.197 technology startups and is famous as one of the leading cities in innovation.

It is the 3rd most attractive European hub for founders of startups given its location and support for innovation and technology.

It also has a great capacity to attract talent. Big Data is the technology exporting most talent, with over 50% of employees from outside Spain (London, or other countries).

 

Percentage of professionals from outside Barcelona: