SIZE OF EMPLOYMENT
In 2015, ict professionals accounted for 1.66% in the total employment in EU.
The total employment in this occupation reached 3,657,799.
During the period 2011-2015, the number of people employed as ict professionals in EU changed by 16.38%.
It shows the total number of employed population, of any age, broken down by sector and occupation.
In 2015, ict professionals were mostly employed in the following sectors in the EU:
- Information & communication activities (1,910,192)
- Manufacturing (372,757)
- Real estate, professional & related activities (297,251)
- Financial & insurance activities (257,479)
- Public administration & defence (185,924)
Countries with highest employment share of ict professionals in 2015:
- Finland (3.24%)
- Netherlands (3.22%)
- United Kingdom (3.00%)
- Sweden (2.95%)
- Luxembourg (2.71%)