County Kerry is home to over 70 companies in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) sectors, resulting in a strong demand for employees with those skillsets. However, it is competing with Dublin, Cork and Galway to attract employees and the county is not as well known for career opportunities.

In a post COVID-19 era, it is hoped that it will be easier to sell the lifestyle benefits of a career in the Kingdom to those living in cities.