MyBroadband conducted a lifestyle survey recently, which showed that most IT professionals bank with FNB, shop at Makro, and drive a Volkswagen, Toyota, Ford, or BMW.
The survey was completed by 3,983 respondents, of which 1,967 were IT professionals, IT managers, and general techies.
The survey was completed by a wide range of IT professionals, including IT managers, programmers, tech support, sys-admins, network admins, designers, security professionals, and database admins.
For this article only the feedback from the 1,967 IT professionals, IT managers, and general techies was considered.
Favourite banks, shops, and cars
The survey results show most IT professionals bank with FNB, followed by Standard Bank and ABSA.
When it comes to brick-and-mortar shops for gadgets and tech products, most techies preferred Makro. Dion Wired and Incredible Connection completed the top three.
Volkswagen was the most popular car among IT professionals, followed by Toyota and Ford. In the luxury brand category BMW finished first, followed by Audi and Mercedes-Benz.
The following infographic provides an overview of the most popular banks, shops, and cars among South Africa’s IT community.