First, Romania is among the destinations in Eastern Europe that are becoming increasingly attractive for foreign companies. Having over 100,000 software specialists available and a modern technology infrastructure, the software development industry has grown significantly in the last 20 years.
Second, the IT specialists from Romania are currently able to deliver great results in many areas, such as life science software, travel software, automotive, and so on. This, along with the competitive costs and excellent linguistic and technical skills of the IT professionals, makes Romania a perfect outsourcing alternative to India.
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8 Reasons for choosing Romania for your software development projects
Romania offers software development services at highly competitive rates, at about $25-$49/hour. Hourly rates of Romanian IT specialists are 75% lower than the ones in Western Europe. They are lower even as compared to Poland or the Czech Republic ($50-$99/hour).
Technical expertise & Communication
Romania has a great talent pool of over 100,000 software specialists equipped with solid English language skills (as well as French, Italian, Spanish) and a lot of experience in working on custom software development projects with international teams. Romanian IT specialists are highly competent with a wide range of technologies and software methodologies.
Romania is seen as being a convenient location due to the fact that it can be easily reached within a 2-hour flight from major Western European airports.
Member of the EU
Being a member of the European Union, Romania is a safe destination for investors and is easier to work with due to the applicable regulation throughout the Union.
A good economy
Romania is among the top 5 countries with the most rapid economic growth in the European Union. Thanks to the support that the government offers Romania has a sustainable economic climate that attracts many foreign investments every year.
Romania has excellent technical universities all over the country. Every year, more than 7000 specialists graduate, meaning that the number of IT professionals will gradually increase every year.
Modern technological infrastructure
Due to the fact that Romania’s technological infrastructure developed after a few years after the one from Western countries, it became one of the fastest infrastructures making Romania the fastest-growing market in custom software development.
Software development at AROBS
Software is one of the leading software development companies in Romania and Eastern Europe. Established in 1998 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, AROBS managed to work with more than 7000 clients based all over the world, delivering state-of-the-art software in areas such as Life Sciences, IoT, Automotive, Travel&Hospitality and Enterprise Solutions.