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.
The higher up the career ladder a researcher is, the greater is the financial support they can apply for.
Leipzig has been a respected centre of learning throughout Europe. Various research institutions and Germany´s second oldest university are based here.
With several top-ranked universities and programmes, scientific academies and a strong relationship between the industry and scientific research, Switzerland is at the summit of scientific innovation at a European and global level.