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About Search Allies

We work with some of the most disruptive technology-focussed businesses here in the UK, helping them find and attract the right candidates required to fuel their growth ambitions. 

Our Experienced consultants have assisted thousands of businesses, like yours, grow their technology teams across the UK and into Europe. We have a highly progressive way of working which does put us ahead of our competition, and reduces costs for our clients. As a team we pride ourselves on our honest, ethical and non-sales approach to every placement.

If you are looking for a recruitment partner to help, either with a single placement or to grow a team for you, please get in touch.







Core Specialisms

Software Engineering / Development

Including but not limited to: Python, Java, R, Angular, React, Dart, Kotlin, Pony, Nim, MATLAB, Rust, Typescript, Node JS, Go, Ruby, Swift, Scala, C++, C#, PHP, Perl, Elixr, Elm, Including Big Data, Data Science & AI/Machine Learning.

IT Infrastructure & Cloud

Including but not limited to: DevOps, SysOps, Systems and Applications Administration, Systems Analysts, Solutions Architects, Pre-sales Engineers, Desktop/System/Technical Support (including service desk).


Including but not limited to, Data Analysts, Data Engineers, DBA’s (Database Administrators), Data Architects, Data Scientists, Big DATA, AI & Machine Learning.

Executive Level

Chief Technology Officers, VP of Engineering, CEO, CIO, COO, CISO, IT Directors, Managers & Heads Of.

Digital Delivery

Including Product Managers/Owners, Project and Programme Management, Business intelligence and Businesses Analytics etc.

IT Security

Cyber Security, Information Security, Threat Detection, Security Operations, Cloud Security, Endpoint Security.

Quality Assurance & Testing

Manual, Automation, SDET etc.


Due to long standing relationships with HR teams across the UK we often also get asked to find HR assistants, HR Business Partners, Heads of/HR Directors.

Latest Jobs

2x Solutions Engineers (Pre-Sales)


£35,000 - £50,000 (Flexible)


We are looking for 2x Solution Engineers who will be responsible for helping our clients customers with deployment and integration, as well as support pre-sales and post-sales.

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QA Engineer


£45,000 - £55,000


Our client, a London based software business are looking for a QA Engineer to join the team.

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Angular Developer


£39,000 - £49,000


Our client, a Bristol based technology business are looking for an Angular Developer to join the team.

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360 Recruitment Consultant

UK (Remote)

£40,000 - £60,000


Search Allies are looking for an experienced 360 Recruitment Consultant to join at this exciting stage in our start-up journey.

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You Choose

Our search and recruitment services are fully tailored to suit your needs, as is our fee structure. We have a range of options that our clients tend to prefer, according to their specific requirements. If you prefer to work differently then we can no doubt accommodate so please enquire.

Permanent Search

No placement, no fee. This is the most popular choice for individual placements with the fee based upon an agreed percentage of the candidates starting salary, paid once the candidate has started with an included rebate period.

Retained Search

Preferred for multiple placements over an agreed time period. The agreed fee is paid half on commencement of the project, half on completion.

Contract Search

We have multiple agreements available for your contract placement. Please book a call, or contact us below for more information on our contract recruitment solutions.


Statement of Work, used for project based assignments. Please book a call, or contact us below for more information on our statement of work solutions.

Client Testimonials

“Without question the best tech recruiters I have worked with”

CEO – FinTech

“From a candidates perspective, definitely someone you want to be working with while stepping through the recruitment process”

Head of IT – Financial Services

“Efficient, exceptional service, and cost effective solutions. I cannot recommend Search Allies enough to anyone growing a technology business or team”

MD – SaaS Business

"Tim & the team were a pleasure throughout the entire recruitment process, working diligently and efficiently through every step and made the whole process feel very comfortable, whilst ensuring I personally felt prepared for each step"

Engineer, Tier 1 Bank

“I can recommend search allies to any business in need of a technology search partner”

Head of Solution Architecture – MSP

“Consistently going the extra mile”

CTO – Tech start-up


Our consultants have decades of experience assisting thousands of businesses, like yours, grow their technology teams across the UK & into Europe.

Book a quick appointment today to find out how we can help you.

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