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Data Explorer by The Data City

Explore, define, analyse & understand emerging sectors using Real-Time Industrial Classifications & an unrivaled database of over 5 million UK companies.

Driven by cutting edge AI

The new face of industrial classification

Discover and understand the UK’s emerging sectors and the companies within them with The Data City.

Our AI-driven platform combines all the data you need in one place, from open data-sets and website text to company financials and investment data, allowing you to make world-changing discoveries in minutes.


Build unique company lists and define sectors with our AI-driven platform. Simply add a few relevant companies or keywords, and our algorithm will do the rest, building you a database from over 5 million UK businesses in seconds.


Take your research to the next level with our intuitive analysis dashboards. Visualise any company, sector, custom list or region within a few clicks, and use key trends to help inform your reports.


Access our database of 5 million UK companies and over 90+ datapoints. Explore pre-defined sectors or use a range of filters to uncover in-depth company-level financials, funding info, contact details, employee data and much more.

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Access a dataset like no other

🚀 Explore our growing dataset of 5 million UK companies & startups

🔎 View detailed company info, including financials, funding, employees & much more

🔗 Get everything in one place, with data from Companies House, Dealroom, Innovate UK & CreditSafe

80 million
Matched URLs
5 million
Datapoints per company

Over 400+ Real-Time Industrial Classifications

Go beyond the limitations of outdated and inaccurate SIC Codes with our library of Real-Time Industrial Classifications (RTICs) now available in our platform.

Understand the UK’s emerging economy in more accuracy than ever with over 400 RTICs – from FinTech to Net Zero – designed by experts and ministerial departments.

Through this visual mapping project, Greater Manchester will be able to showcase our success in the digital sector.
Without using the Data Explorer, I don’t know how we could have effectively gathered the company data for this project.
The Data City is an essential tool for collaboration and co-operation across stakeholders, enabling us to build and explore a comprehensive database for the Upstream and Downstream segments of the Space sector.
John Vesey, Business Manager | Satellite Applications Catapult