Germany’s best employers

These are the top companies in the current employer rankings.

Deutschlands beste Arbeitgeber

Which companies do people in Germany most like to work for? There are various employer rankings based on different methods. For example, some use evaluations that employees make on the Internet. Among others, the factors considered include work atmosphere, management culture, training and career opportunities. The most important question is whether employees would recommend their employer.

Kununu Ranking 2021

These are Germany’s ten top companies in 2021 according to the ranking compiled by Kununu, the employer evaluation platform linked with the Xing business network. Kununu analysed 4.000.000 employer appraisals to produce its league table:

  1. tecis Finanzdienstleistungen
  2. SAP
  3. LVM Versicherung
  4. Pacura med
  5. Cisco Systems
  6. Dataport
  7. Dell
  8. Swiss Life Select Deutschland
  9. pronova BKK
  10. TEMPTON Verwaltungs GmbH

Glassdoor Award 2021

The ranking produced by US competitor Glassdoor lists the following companies as Germany’s ten best employers:

  1. Roche
  2. Google
  3. Puma
  4. MHP – A Porsche Company
  5. Siemens Healthineers
  6. Volkswagen
  7. SAP
  8. Capgemini
  9. Porsche
  10. BMW

Glassdoor only evaluates companies with over 1,000 employees for which at least 20 appraisals were available on eight criteria.

Car companies are popular employers

Student engineers and economists ranked the three large car companies BMW, Porsche and Audi as their first employers of choice. Consulting firm Trendence presented 25.104 students at 125 German higher education institutions with a list of 120 companies to choose from to produce Graduate Barometer 2021.