There are many opportunities to find the right job.
Stuttgart has the highest export rate in Germany, and is the home of lots of big global companies such as Porsche, Mercedes, Bosch and Kärcher.
Furthermore, the city is the third largest financial center in Germany, headquartering more than 100 bank institutes, as well as the Landesbank Baden-Württemberg state bank, the largest public bank in Germany.
Stuttgart has also made a name for itself as a top IT location, with the largest number of employees in the high-tech branch in Europe.
It´s also the home of the German headquarters of IBM and Hewlett Packard.
In times of economic crisis, however, not even the people in Stuttgart are safe from becoming unemployed.
For job-seekers, the labor agency in Nordbahnhofstraße is the first port of call, but temping agencies can also be a very good starting point.