31 companies and 2131 employees participated the survey named Top ICT Employer in 2015, distributed in the following categories: „IT Services“, „IT Outsoursing“, „Software Development“, „Telecommunications“, „Small Companies“.
The project “Top ICT Employer” identifies the preferred employers in the sector of information and communication technologies (ICT) in Bulgaria and outlines the leading trends in the management and development of this area.
The survey traditionally is conducted among Bulgarian and international companies in the telecommunications, IT and outsourcing sectors operating in our market. The survey is conducted according to the methodology of the specialized in HR audit company Audit Advice Associates (ААА).
In 2015, the survey was conducted for forth consecutive year as an initiative of ICT Media and JobTiger.
“Top ICT Employer” explores employee engagement and satisfaction in the field of information and communication technologies.
The elements of the different stages of the survey have different weight in the final score. The biggest part comes to the result from the employee engagement survey – 45%. Another 20 percent is the contribution of the HR questionnaire, 10 percent has the result from the companies outcomes quest and last but not least - 25% brings the scores from the result improvement plan.
Survey conducted in a particular industry allows achieving higher objectivity and comparability of the data and results among the participating companies.
Companies with average number of employees between 100 and 150 participated the survey in 2015. More than half of the companies (58%) had a headquarter abroad.
Winners for 2015
Top 3 of the final ranking of the “Top ICT Employer” project for year 2015 included Accedia, SiteGround and Comptel Communications.
Accedia standed out at the first place of the entire ranking. The company was also №1 in “Software Development” category, and in 2014 she was the winner in „Small Companies Up To 50 employees” category of the project.
The runner of the winner for the 2015 – SiteGround, headed the ranking in “IT Services” category.
Another software company – Comptel, took the thirth place in the final ranking.
60K won the prize for the category „Outsourcing Of IT Services” in 2015. 60K headed the sector ranking in 2013, too.
Ericsson Telecommunications Bulgaria leaded the category “Telecommunications” in 2015. The company is winner in this category for the fourth consecutive year.
In the new section “Small Companies Up To 50 Employees” the young company OrangeDot led the sector ranking.