Business expansion
United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s)
Belfast and Manchester
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

146 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
15 June 2018
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


IT services firm Novosco has announced plans to create 146 jobs following the award of a major contract with NHS England. Novosco's headquarters are in Belfast where 114 of the new jobs will be based. The remaining 32 jobs will be based near Manchester, in England. The average annual salary for the new positions is reported to be GBP 42,000 (€47,120). The roles in Belfast are also being supported by a GBP 1.2 million (€1.35 million) award from Invest NI. Recruitment for the new jobs is already underway and is expected to continue into 2020.


  • 15 June 2018: BBC Website
  • 15 June 2018: Belfast Telegraph


Eurofound (2018), Novosco, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 94474, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/94474.