Measuring ICT Employment in Europe

measuringThe Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission recently published a new paper providing insights on how to describe the ICT employment landscape in the EU countries. So far, policy discussions on ICT employment issues have not been well-supported by good quality statistical information due to the absence of an appropriate framework and an agreed terminology.

This paper argues that the ICT employment landscape can be captured from three different angles: employment in ICT-intensive sectors, employment in ICT-intensive occupations and people employed with ICT-specific skills. More on ICT Employment Statistics in Europe