Future employment growth (in %) in ict services sector across Member States in 2016-2030

In 2016, the share of ict services in total EU employment was 3.01%.

During the period 2011-2016, the employment level of ict services in EU changed by 8.67%.

The countries with highest employment share of ict services in 2016 were:

  • Estonia 4.40%
  • Ireland 4.29%
  • Sweden 4.22%
  • Denmark 4.21%
  • Finland 4.20%

The occupations with the largest numbers of people employed in ict services in 2016 in EU were:

  • ICT professionals 2,020,390
  • ICT technicians 850,482
  • Legal & social professionals 676,952
  • Office professionals 483,241
  • Office associate professionals 415,897

In the period 2016-2030, employment for ict services in EU is projected to change by 3.30%

Occupations employed in the sector in ict services sector in EU in 2016

Employment share (%) in ict services sector across Member States in 2016

Employment in ict services sector in EU in 2016 by level of education

Employment in ict services sector in EU in 2016 by age