It's official: the past three months have been the most lucrative first quarter in the UK industry's history.
ChartTrack has confirmed to MCV that retailers raked in a phenomenal 418.4m across all software, including office packages, while a total of 17.89m units were sold.
Both categories demonstrate an expanding market – total unit sales were up by over two million compared to last year's figure, while market value was the real star; it leapt up by over 100m year-on year.
Q1 vital statistics
Total Market Unit Sales:
Total Market Value:
- Grab a copy of this week's MCV Magazine for a full, in-depth look at the UK market during the first quarter – all courtesy of ELSPA/ChartTrack