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Technology is the fastest growing industry not only in Hungary, but globally too. Specialised recruitment teams of Hays Technology experienced an unprecedented hiring need from employers in this segment around the globe. New nearshoring investments launched in 2021 further increased the need for IT professionals. Well capitalised companies with international projects target their investments mainly to Budapest, however, with the widespread adaptation of fully remote working salaries also increased for roles based in the Hungarian countryside.

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Business Services

In the past few years, we’ve seen a rapid increase in the number of Shared Service Centers (SSC) in Hungary. More and more companies choose our country to relocate or to establish their newest business branch, innovation hub or service center. And this positive trend of growth has continued during the pandemic till today. Currently, there are more than 200 SSCs around the country employing over 70.000 people, making Hungary one of the most desired locations for expanding large businesses and investments.

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  • Accountancy & Finance
  • Banking & Insurance
  • Business Services
  • Construction & Property
  • Engineering & Manufacturing
  • HR
  • IT Contracting
  • Law & Compliance
  • Life Sciences
  • Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Marketing
  • Retail
  • Sales
  • Technology


Get the full picture of today's labour market

The Hays Salary Guide presents you the most comprehensive analysis of the Hungarian labour market. The guide includes insights and analyses, prepared by our specialised recruitment consultants, of fourteen different industries. It also presents you salary ranges for more than 500 positions. The Hays Salary Guide enables you to stay competitive as a business and dynamically advance your career as an expert.

For our study, we used data and insights from hundreds of recruitment projects we conducted for our multinational and SME clients in the private sector in 2021. The report also includes the results of our latest labour market research in which we surveyed over 2000 employers and employees.

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