Ireland drops four places in list of most attractive work locations

Both Ireland and Dublin ranked 36th in their respective international leaderboards, with the drop blamed on a lack of housing

Dublin remained in 36th place globally in the workers’ attractiveness of cities ranking. Picture: Getty

Ireland has fallen four places in a global attractiveness ranking for professionals, landing it in 36th place.

The ranking, compiled by The Stepstone Group, parent company of, also places Dublin at 36th place in a ranking against other global cities. This is the same position as the last survey, which was published in 2021.

For professionals eyeing a move to Ireland, the top reason given was quality of life, with quality of job opportunities ...