If you think you need a visa, please read the following section.
Otherwise, skip to one of the other sections: Where to Live, How to Find a Place to Live, How to Find Work, How to Set Up a Bank Account, Transportation in London, Living in London FAQs.
Though I've never had anyone complain to my face about me being an immigrant, I have been involved in a couple of conversations where people complain about immigrants/immigration/foreigners in general.
When I've pointed out to them that I'm also a foreigner, they generally say something along the lines of Still, in my experience, this is an extremely rare conversation to have and it's one that you could have anywhere.
My best piece of advice for anything to do with immigration is to go straight to the source: the GOV.
UK website will tell you in plain English what type of visa you'll need and the requirements that go along with it.
Even the ruling Conservative Party has pledged Thus, coming to work in the UK is likely to become even more difficult in the years to come.This brings me to the next section: Once you're in London, one of the first things you'll need to decide is where to live.