The Top 100 European Software vendors

Rank Region Country Software
Revenues
Number of Companies R&D Headcount 2008
1 Rhine-Main-Neckar Germany 12,523 5 19,047
2 Île de France France 2,479 14 5,863
3 South East England United Kingdom 1,874 16 6,670
4 North East England United Kingdom 1,360 1 2,314
5 Zuid-Holland Netherlands 655 2 1,055
6 Southern Finland Finland 584 7 1,213
7 East England United Kingdom 565 3 1,239
8 Eastern Norway Norway 531 5 780
9 Podkarpackie Poland 432 1 5,181
10 Uppland Sweden 385 4 619
11 Geneva Switzerland 293 1 580
12 Rhône-Alpes France 259 2 825
13 Bavaria Germany 234 2 647
14 Rheinland Germany 229 1 1,005
15 Lombadia Italy 223 2 1,090
16 Hovedstaden Denmark 206 2 567
17 Berlin Germany 199 2 316
18 Piemonte Italy 180 1 471
19 South Moravian Region Czech Republic 180 1 250
20 Nord-Pas-de-Calais France 164 3 538
21 Vlaams Brabant Belgium 161 2 253
22 Baden Germany 147 3 275
23 Saarland Germany 126 1 237
24 Oster-Gotland Sweden 115 1 732
25 Biscay (Bilbao) Spain 109 1 185
26 Waals Brabant Belgium 109 1 101
27 Lazio Italy 79 1 250
28 Western Norway Norway 71 1 150
29 Yorkshire United Kingdom 68 1 97
30 Skane Sweden 60 1 92
31 Veneto Italy 57 1 109
32 Waadt Switzerland 44 1 70
33 Zurich Switzerland 41 1 50
34 Madrid Spain 40 1 76
35 Emilia-Romagna Italy 39 1 440
36 Vienna Austria 37 1 100
37 Utrecht Netherlands 36 1 69
38 Vaster-Gotland Sweden 36 1 69
39 Northern Norway Norway 35 1 40
40 Southwest England United Kingdom 35 1 68
41 Western Midlands United Kingdom 35 1 159
42 Liguria Italy 34 1 360