Télécom ParisTech

Employment survey 2017

Finding a job: When and how?

Find a job

Time spent job hunting

94,5% of graduates signed an employment contract less than 4 months after graduation.

How they found their job

  • Internships 28%
  • Unsolicited applications 12%
  • Personal contacts 10%
  • Corporate website 9%
  • Online social network 8%
  • Career website 6%
  • Internal forums 5%
  • Recruitment agency 4%
  • Starting a company 3%
  • Alumni networking 3%
  • Internal Career service 3%

Companies: sectors, location, size

Companies

Company sectors

  • Digital services & software 18%
  • Research & Development 15%
  • Consulting 14%
  • Finance and insurance 13%
  • Various industries and services 13%
  • Internet and data 11%
  • Electronics and telecommunications 10%
  • Energy, transport, aerospace 6%

Where our graduates work

  • Paris Region 65,8% - Rest of France 13% - Other countries 21,2%
  • more than 5000 employees 36% - 250 to 4999 employees 26% - 11 to 249 employees 33% - 1 to 9 employees 5%

Graduate salaries and situation

Situation

Salaries

  • 48500 €
    (gross annual salary, including bonuses)

Situation of 2017 graduates in 2016

  • Professional activity 72%
  • PhD thesis 11,5%
  • Additional studies 5,5%
  • Job hunting 3%
  • Starting a company 3%

Jobs

Jobs
  • Information System studies and development 23%
  • Consulting 17%
  • Industrial and technical computing 16%
  • R&D, science and technical studies 11%
  • Networks, Intranet, Internet, telecommunications 4%
  • Sales 3%