Dresden is home to traditional economic sectors, new growth industries and a diverse range of higher education and research institutions.
Professors and junior professors receive their salary on the basis of the W salary scale. Their basic salary varies in each federal state. They may also be eligible for performance bonuses, which must be negotiated skillfully.
Those who do a doctorate improve their chances on the work market. A doctorate can open doors and have a positive impact on the salary.
Software developers work in almost all industries. Modern information technology is used everywhere from business and administration to social and artistic fields. Due to the wide range of applications, software developers are in demand and are well paid.