Jonathan KeaneFreelance journalist based in Dublin, Ireland covering tech news, funding, and exitsPosted in entrepreneurship, failureUpdatedAugust 19th, 2016. The oft-talked about talent shortage in the European tech scene: is it perception or reality? And if the latter, what is exactly the issue - and how can we fix it?This content is only available for our premium membersUPGRADE NOW AND ACCESS OUR PREMIUM CONTENT› Usama Ahmed I am a Muslim Asian in Berlin. Recently i applied to 50 Berlin start-ups for job and they all declined my application saying we have too many candidates. Europe tech scene will always face shortage because they like to see a particular race / ethnicity around them.