A solid foundation with its universities and universities of applied sciences offers many vacancies in the area of IT and EDV Thuringia actually for a regular supply of well-trained and motivated professionals in the area of IT, computing and software development. Through the establishment of new small and medium-sized enterprises in this area, but still places remain free. Particularly in the area of software development and data bases regularly new workers be searched. IT is therefore in itself really isn’t hard to find jobs in Thuringia, is much more difficult for the company to occupy it vacancies. For example the E-Commerce, provider searches Intershop alone in Jena since mid-2008 enabled programmers, software developers, technical consultants and project managers. Nationwide, over 20 vacancies in this area alone by this company are advertised. The need is so huge at this point, the range of eligible workers who are willing to start hardly exist here.
The content can There are not there. Even entry level without greater experience come in the area of IT and software on an annual salary of an average 43,000 euros. This of course varies from company to company, however, is quite above average when compared to other industries. in particular between the divisions, the differences in the content are clear. A young professionals in the field of software development to the 40,000 euro as a starting salary, earned income below 30,000 euros in the first year in the area of database and network administration. Also the increases over the years varies accordingly. Software can enjoy after 6 years the average income to the 50,000 euro. In the user support, workers earn only 35,000 average after this time. Nevertheless, the labour market in the area of IT and software even in the current crisis is not as saturated: here, many vacancies are up for grabs.