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 for educational level possessed in EU by level of education

Employment in high-tech occupations in ict services sector across Member States in 2016