IT jobs with relocation to Odense

General

Odense, as an unofficial capital of Denmark, is the third largest city in this country. Odense has a long and rich history: from a place where the last Viking king was killed to a commercial hub of Funen (the third largest island of Denmark). Today, here you can find a big shopping district and some major industries (for instance, Albani Brewery and GASA). This city offers beautiful cityscape, rich culture and dynamic night-life. There is one interesting fact that Odense was named the cheapest major city in Denmark in 2015.

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Very high proficiency of English

3d

largest city in Denmark


Cost of living
Property prices
  • Apartment rent (small) in City Centre € 526 
  • Apartment (small) Outside of Centre € 403
  • Apartment (big) in City Centre € 1,062 
  • Apartment (big) Outside of Centre € 886 
Utilities (monthy)
  • Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for big apartment € 139 
  • Internet € 22 
Transportation
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport) € 3
  • Monthly Pass (Regular Price) € 51 
  • Taxi 1km ride € 1.6 
  • Gasoline (1 liter) € 1.4
Food & Restaraunts
  • The average food basket € 39                                                                                                                                                                                         milk (1 liter), 1 bread (500g), eggs (12), local cheese (1kg), chicken breasts (1kg), apples (1kg), potato (1kg), water (1,5 liter), a bottle of wine, domestic beer (0,5l bottle)
  • Lunch € 16 
  • Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course € 87 
  • Beer € 5
  • Cappuccino (regular) € 4.6 
  • Coke/Pepsi (0,33 liter bottle) € 2.8 
Sports and leisure
  • Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult  € 27 
  • Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat € 13 

Healthcare

Denmark is a country where public is satisfied with healthcare services and high-level medical care. Odense is not an exemption and healthcare system is first-rate there. In this city you can easily choose a GP (general practitioners) without any problem. Furthermore, here you can find a list of hospitals in Odense.

This city is a place where "everybody" speaks English, so it is easy to find a doctor who speaks English well.

General medications in Denmark you can find in pharmacies or supermarkets. You can buy medications with prescription only at a pharmacy. Furthermore, there are 24-hour and on-call pharmacies in Denmark.

If you live in Denmark you have to be insured. Almost 84% of healthcare expenditure is funded by the government. However, you can choose private healthcare insurance too for covering those copayments that are not fully covered by public insurance.

More about health care system


Education

Denmark is on the 3d place among the best Higher Education Systems in the World according to U21 Ranking. The Danish higher education is offered by 5 types of institutions: Business academies, University Colleges, Maritime Education and Training Institutions, General and specialized research universities and University level institutions. Furthermore, there are 4 qualifications levels in Denmark: Academy Profession level, Bachelor’s level, Master’s level, PhD level. There is one interesting fact that institutions are free here and almost everybody can get monthly financial aid (State Educational Support). Here you can find universities, colleges and education providers in Odense.

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Climate

Odense, as a city with a temperate oceanic climate, is considered as a place with cool winters and mild summers. The average temperature in summer is 20°C (68 °F) and in winter 1°C (33 °F). The wettest and the hottest months are July and August.

 20°C

average temperature in summer

C

average temperature in winter


Safety

Odense, as a safe city, has a safety level of 77% safe according to Numbeo’s rating. And about crime, this city is very safe for residents and tourists.

77/100

Safety index "Numbeo"


Economy

Odense is known for attracting businesses, students and labor. Due to its strategic position this city became a commercial and industrial center of Funen. Tourism is also very important economic sector in Odense. As a city with strong trends in service, manufacturing and food export it can be considered as a good place for professional relocation. Furthermore, Odense specializes in robotics and now need a lot of software developers

3515

Average monthly salary


People

Expat communities are common in Odense because there you can connect with other expats, find friends and help, if it is needed.

InterNations

Meetup

Facebook

  • General

    Odense, as an unofficial capital of Denmark, is the third largest city in this country. Odense has a long and rich history: from a place where the last Viking king was killed to a commercial hub of Funen (the third largest island of Denmark). Today, here you can find a big shopping district and some major industries (for instance, Albani Brewery and GASA). This city offers beautiful cityscape, rich culture and dynamic night-life. There is one interesting fact that Odense was named the cheapest major city in Denmark in 2015.

    Created with Sketch.

    Very high proficiency of English

    3d

    largest city in Denmark

  • Cost of living
    Property prices
    • Apartment rent (small) in City Centre € 526 
    • Apartment (small) Outside of Centre € 403
    • Apartment (big) in City Centre € 1,062 
    • Apartment (big) Outside of Centre € 886 
    Utilities (monthy)
    • Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for big apartment € 139 
    • Internet € 22 
    Transportation
    • One-way Ticket (Local Transport) € 3
    • Monthly Pass (Regular Price) € 51 
    • Taxi 1km ride € 1.6 
    • Gasoline (1 liter) € 1.4
    Food & Restaraunts
    • The average food basket € 39                                                                                                                                                                                         milk (1 liter), 1 bread (500g), eggs (12), local cheese (1kg), chicken breasts (1kg), apples (1kg), potato (1kg), water (1,5 liter), a bottle of wine, domestic beer (0,5l bottle)
    • Lunch € 16 
    • Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course € 87 
    • Beer € 5
    • Cappuccino (regular) € 4.6 
    • Coke/Pepsi (0,33 liter bottle) € 2.8 
    Sports and leisure
    • Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult  € 27 
    • Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat € 13 
  • Healthcare

    Denmark is a country where public is satisfied with healthcare services and high-level medical care. Odense is not an exemption and healthcare system is first-rate there. In this city you can easily choose a GP (general practitioners) without any problem. Furthermore, here you can find a list of hospitals in Odense.

    This city is a place where "everybody" speaks English, so it is easy to find a doctor who speaks English well.

    General medications in Denmark you can find in pharmacies or supermarkets. You can buy medications with prescription only at a pharmacy. Furthermore, there are 24-hour and on-call pharmacies in Denmark.

    If you live in Denmark you have to be insured. Almost 84% of healthcare expenditure is funded by the government. However, you can choose private healthcare insurance too for covering those copayments that are not fully covered by public insurance.

    More about health care system

  • Education

    Denmark is on the 3d place among the best Higher Education Systems in the World according to U21 Ranking. The Danish higher education is offered by 5 types of institutions: Business academies, University Colleges, Maritime Education and Training Institutions, General and specialized research universities and University level institutions. Furthermore, there are 4 qualifications levels in Denmark: Academy Profession level, Bachelor’s level, Master’s level, PhD level. There is one interesting fact that institutions are free here and almost everybody can get monthly financial aid (State Educational Support). Here you can find universities, colleges and education providers in Odense.

    More about Higher Education

  • Climate

    Odense, as a city with a temperate oceanic climate, is considered as a place with cool winters and mild summers. The average temperature in summer is 20°C (68 °F) and in winter 1°C (33 °F). The wettest and the hottest months are July and August.

     20°C

    average temperature in summer

    C

    average temperature in winter

  • Safety

    Odense, as a safe city, has a safety level of 77% safe according to Numbeo’s rating. And about crime, this city is very safe for residents and tourists.

    77/100

    Safety index "Numbeo"

  • Economy

    Odense is known for attracting businesses, students and labor. Due to its strategic position this city became a commercial and industrial center of Funen. Tourism is also very important economic sector in Odense. As a city with strong trends in service, manufacturing and food export it can be considered as a good place for professional relocation. Furthermore, Odense specializes in robotics and now need a lot of software developers

    3515

    Average monthly salary

  • People

    Expat communities are common in Odense because there you can connect with other expats, find friends and help, if it is needed.

    InterNations

    Meetup

    Facebook

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