PwC’s research with over 2,000 A-Level and university students shows that the gender gap in technology starts at school and carries on through every stage of girls’ and women’s lives.

Only 27 per cent of female students we surveyed say they would consider a career in technology, compared to 61 per cent of males, and only three per cent say it is their first choice.

PwC are using the power of intelligent digital to see beyond the gender gap, to a world where women can reimagine our future. We created a women in technology programme and degree, changing the ground rules to make technology a more attractive, inclusive, working environment for all.

They provide more detailed analysis and four actions the industry should take in the full report, which you can download below.