Top Employers of German IT Graduates

Since 1999, trendence interviews talented youth regarding their favorite employers and career plans. This year 52,000 students took part in the trendence Graduate Barometer including some 5,500 computer scientists. Here you can find the rankings of their ideal employers and further results from the current survey. The results for 2017 will be published toward the end of May.

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Ranking of Top Employers 2017

2017 Employers % 2017
1 Google 25.5%
2 MICROSOFT 10.7%
3 BMW Group 10.0%
4 SAP 8.9%
5 Apple 7.9%
5 Blizzard Entertainment 7.9%
7 AUDI AG 7.3%
8 Daimler/ Mercedes-Benz 7.1%
9 Porsche AG 5.9%
10 Amazon 5.8%
11 Bosch Gruppe 5.7%
11 IBM 5.7%
13 Siemens 4.4%
14 BND 4.2%
14 Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft 4.2%
16 BSI 4.0%
17 NVIDIA 3.5%
17 Volkswagen AG 3.5%
19 Airbus Group 3.3%
19 Crytek 3.3%
21 Intel 3.2%
22 Electronic Arts 3.1%
23 Accenture 2.8%
24 DLR 2.6%
25 Adobe 2.4%
25 Deutsche Telekom 2.4%
25 Samsung 2.4%
28 Deutsche Bahn 2.3%
29 ESA 2.1%
30 Lufthansa Industry Solutions 2.0%
31 Bundeswehr 1.9%
31 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft 1.9%
31 McKinsey 1.9%
31 Oracle 1.9%
35 adidas 1.8%
35 AVM 1.8%
35 Deutsche Bank 1.8%
38 Adesso 1.6%
38 Bayer 1.6%
40 Capgemini 1.5%
40 Continental 1.5%
40 Sony 1.5%
43 ARD 1.4%
43 BASF IT 1.4%
43 CISCO 1.4%
43 ProSiebenSat.1 1.4%
47 BCG 1.3%
47 KPMG 1.3%
49 DATEV 1.2%
49 eBay 1.2%
49 PwC 1.2%
52 Dell 1.1%
52 Suse Linux 1.1%
52 Zalando 1.1%
52 ZDF 1.1%
52 ZF Friedrichshafen 1.1%
57 Deloitte 1.0%
57 DFKI 1.0%
57 IKEA IT 1.0%
60 Allianz Gruppe 0.9%
60 Opel 0.9%
60 Software AG 0.9%
63 ABB 0.8%
63 ALDI SÜD 0.8%
63 Deutsche Post DHL 0.8%
63 Dräger 0.8%
63 EY 0.8%
63 Festo 0.8%
63 KUKA 0.8%
63 Native Instruments 0.8%
63 OTTO 0.8%
63 ZEISS 0.8%
73 Fujitsu 0.7%
73 Philips 0.7%
73 REWE Group 0.7%
73 Roche 0.7%
73 Statistisches Bundesamt 0.7%
78 Boehringer Ingelheim 0.6%
78 CLAAS 0.6%
78 Deutsche Bundesbank 0.6%
78 Ford 0.6%
78 Hewlett Packard Enterprise 0.6%
78 Infineon 0.6%
78 Lidl 0.6%
78 Rohde & Schwarz 0.6%
78 Vector Informatik 0.6%
87 Bertelsmann 0.5%
87 BSH Hausgeräte 0.5%
87 E.ON 0.5%
87 Fraport 0.5%
87 GfK 0.5%
87 Krones 0.5%
87 MAN 0.5%
87 msg systems 0.5%
87 Roland Berger 0.5%
87 ThyssenKrupp 0.5%
97 Axel Springer 0.4%
97 Commerzbank 0.4%
97 Deutsche Börse 0.4%
97 General Electric 0.4%
97 Materna 0.4%
97 Merck KGaA 0.4%
97 Platinion 0.4%
97 Procter & Gamble 0.4%

See full list here (PDF)

These employers convince Digitals

How well do employers convince the digital talents? We have investigated it. Just how well each of the top employers convinces the Digitals of themselves, you can read in the ranking of the top 100 employers. Decisive was the quota of Digitals among the number of potential applicants as well as the market strength of the employer in general.

Download the full ranking of the top 100 employers of German IT graduates and Digitals here (PDF).

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