The Top 100 European Software vendors

Strategic R&D firepower ~ 3.8 bn€ invested in 2009

Total R&D investments 3 829 m€


Over 54 000 R&D jobs

Truffle 100 total R&D headcount 54 180

Countries Number R&D employees % of total R&D investment (m€) % of total
Germany   19 395   35.80%   1860   49%  
UK   11 104   20.50%   727   19%  
France   7 721   14.30%   591   15%  
Netherlands   2 778   5.10%   87   2%  
Sweden   1 495   2.80%   80   2%  
Norway   984   1.80%   46   1%  
Finland   1 364   2.50%   83   2%  
Italy   1 470   2.70%   58   1.50%  
Switzerland   1 289   2.40%   67   1.80%  
Belgium   480   0.90%   79   2.10%  
Poland   5 355   9.90%   76   2.00%  
Denmark   275   0.50%   19   0.50%  
Czech Republic   125   0.20%   24   0.60%  
Spain   200   0.40%   19   0.50%  
Austria   145   0.30%   13   0.30%