Top 10 Information Technology (IT) Companies in World 2018

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With the growing focus on automation and technology, there has been a consistent boom as far as the IT sector is concerned. As per industry reports, the worldwide information technology spending is pegged at over $4.5 trillion worldwide for 2018. Things like IOT, cloud computing, privacy, online security etc are the IT services being served to clients by the best software companies in the world. The list of top IT companies include Microsoft, IBM, Oracle followed by Accenture, HPE, SAP & other big IT brands. Majority of the IT services happen in US and Asia, which contribute to one-third of the overall global business worldwide. The growth of the information technology industry in the world is pegged at 4.5-5% as per industry experts. Here is the list of the top 10 IT companies in the world 2018 based on revenue.

Quick Glance :

Below are the biggest and top IT Companies in World 2018:

1st Place : Microsoft

2nd Place : IBM

3rd Place : Oracle

4th Place : Accenture

5th Place : HPE

6th Place : SAP

7th Place : TCS

8th Place : Capgemini

9th Place : Cognizant

10th Place : Infosys

For More details about rankings and parameters, read on.

Top IT Companies 2018 with Ranking Parameter (Revenue):

10. Infosys

Infosys is an Indian MNC that provides IT solution to its client through business process consulting, software development and business process outsourcing services.

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Infosys had around 200000 employees by the end of March 2017 & its headquarter is located in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. The company is also known for its high gender diversity as it has around 36% of women workforce all across the world.


Infosys is the second largest Indian IT company by 2017 revenues and is ranked under top 10 IT company of the world in terms of revenue. On June 2017, its market capitalisation was around $34 billion. During financial year 2017, Infosys had a 4% hiring rate and received around 1,290,000 applications from prospective employees who were interested in building their career with Infosys. Its workforce consists of employees from more than 100 different nations.

Out of its total workforce, more than 75% are software professionals, 15-20% are working in its Business process mapping arm and remaining are engaged for technical support and sales projects.  It was the India’s first IT company which was able to cross annual revenue of US$100 million in the year 2000, US$1 billion in 2004 and US$10.21 billion in 2017. Quarter 3 of 2017 financial year, Infosys were able to achieve high growth rate with net profit increased to 38.3%. Hence Infosys is on 10th Rank in Top 10 IT companies in the world. 

Revenue: US $10.21 Billion

Profit: 21.9% of its revenue

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