About Us


Building better businesses. Providing you with exceptional talent, exactly when you need it!

Who We Are

  • Welcome to Syntax. We are a leading independent IT and Digital recruitment specialist with a 30+ year track-record of connecting talented tech professionals with businesses throughout the UK & Europe.
  • From our Derby HQ and London offices, we help our customers become more successful by connecting them to the best IT talent available on the market today.
  • We specialise in ‘high-end’ Contract and Permanent recruitment. We deliver niche skill-sets that other non-specialist agencies struggle to find.

What We Do

  • We fill high stakes, business critical vacancies that make an immediate positive impact on productivity and performance – from one-off / contingency recruitment to complete Project Teams and senior-level appointments.
  • We provide talent across the full skills spectrum and project life-cycle.
  • We support a wide range of markets including – IT Services / Consultancies, Government, Education, NHS, Banking, Telecoms, Manufacturing and Retail – from large multi-nationals to SMEs.
  • As an agile small-to-medium-sized business, we have the flexibility to offer a range of recruitment services tailored to your specific requirements – not a ‘one size fits all’ approach.
  • We build long-term partnerships with clients and candidates based on mutual trust. We have established a reputation for quality, reliability and professionalism. Above all, we deliver results!
  • At Syntax we understand that great people are at the heart of driving strong business performance. Whatever your requirements we have the experience to tailor a solution that works for you and your business.

Our Mission Is Simple


To help build better businesses by connecting you with talented, driven and professional people.

To become your trusted, preferred recruitment partner who can be relied upon to deliver time after time.

To be the supplier you use as a benchmark for excellence – the recruitment partner you feel comfortable recommending to your colleagues and peers.

To connect you with talented, driven people who make an immediate, positive impact, who fit into your team and who add value from day 1.

To save you time, inconvenience and frustration – recruitment doesn’t have to be complicated.


To connect you with careers and businesses that excite, drive and reward you.

To treat you as an individual and to understand your long-term motives in your choice of work.

To align you with career opportunities that match your personality and core values – as well as your skills, experience and qualifications.

To communicate regularly, clearly and politely at each stage of the recruitment process – we won’t leave you in the dark.

To treat you as a human being – with the empathy, fairness and professionalism you deserve.