Over the past few years the hot sectors for Germany’s start-ups have changed in terms of the number of start-ups and investment. Which sectors have changed, and which have fallen out of favour?
The following information and graphic is based on data from Deutsche Start-up Monitor reports. What are the most important points to note?
- E-commerce has seen a decrease from 12.3 per cent in 2014 to 8.7 per cent in 2016, while
- IT/Software development start-ups have sky-rocketed from just under 3 per cent in 2014 to 15 per cent.
- FinTech, food-related start-ups and medical tech start-ups have also seen a steady increase over the last three years.
The following graphic is courtesy of Heureka.