The Top 100 European Software vendors


Top 5 countries represent 44% of total R&D jobs

Countries Number of R&D employees % of total R&D investment (€M) % of total
Germany 25 654 38.1 2 966.8 42.0
UK 7 520 11.2 915.6 13.0
France 12 374 18.4 1 066.5 15.1
Sweden 4 799 7.1 461.9 6.5
Netherlands 5 534 8.2 700.4 9.9
Poland 4 198 6.2 130.7 1.9
Switzerland 1 052 1.6 155.7 2.2
Norway 1 170 1.7 142.1 2.0
Italy 1 575 2.3 97.8 1.4
Belgium 493 0.7 69.0 1.0
Finland 824 1.2 101.6 1.4
Czech Republic 712 1.1 78.1 1.1
Denmark 638 0.9 76.5 1.1
Slovakia 382 0.6 36.2 0.5
Austria 194 0.3 25.2 0.4
Spain 290 0.4 34.8 0.5
Total 67 407 100 7 058.9 100