The survey is the most complex instrument on Romanian market that assesses the perception and expectations of professionals, graduates and students.

11,036 people have nominated the employers they would desire the most to work for, along with their perceptions and expectations regarding the working environment. The survey not only measures the level of attractiveness, but also what defines an ideal employer and what is important to the relevant target group.

All analysis included drive insights about:

  • Employment Behavior: you will have an accurate image of the preferences and objectives of the pool of professionals, graduates and students;
  • Compensation & Benefits: provides you an overview of candidates’ salary expectations depending on their profile and the benefits they treasure the most;
  • Communication Channels: these insights will enable you to adapt your communication strategy to the targeted pool, as to maximize the impact;
  • Employer Perception: not only the employer rankings, but also the level of conversion in job applicants and associations.

For insights about how you can attract the right talent, how are you ranked as an employer versus your competition or on which recruitment channels you should focus your resources on, acquire one of the reports available for you:

  • General Report – provides an overview of the trends in the employment market, containing analysis based on answers of all respondents;
  • Business and Engineering Reports – in depth analysis of respondents with Business/Engineering educational background;
  • Industry reports (IT&C, Outsourcing, FMCG or Banking) – an analysis of respondents that work or are interested in working in one of these industries, along with their perception of major players in targeted industries.

Key Facts & Figures
11,036 validated responses
Online survey
Data collection: March – May


Bucharest – 5,686

County – 5,350

Levels of experience:

No experience – 835

< 6 months – 1,565

6 months – 3 years – 3,990

3+ years – 4,646

Educational background split:

Business – 4,069

Tech (IT & Engineering) – 4,624

Humanistic – 2,343

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Topul celor mai doriti angajatori in 2017. Cand cauta un job, candidatii sunt la fel de interesati de un mediu de lucru placut cat de nivelul salarial. Pe primul loc in topul „Celor mai doriti angajatori” din acest an s-a clasat compania de IT Oracle. Topul este dominat de companii care activeaza in IT, Automotive, Oil&Gas, precum si companii care isi desfasoara activitatea in Telecom si FMCG.


Top 10 cei mai doriti angajatori in Romania. Cinci criterii de care candidatii tin cont cand isi aleg compania la care vor sa lucreze. Oracle, Microsoft, IBM, Continental, Google, OMV Petrom, Vodafone, Amazon, Grup Renault Romania si Coca-Cola HBC Romania sunt primii zece “Cei mai doriti angajatori”, in 2017, arata un studiu realizat de Catalyst Solutions.


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