Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 88

Publix Super Markets Inc.

Lakeland, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.publix.com
http://www.publix.com/careers

Why you want to work there

The list of IT accomplishments at this supermarket operator in Lakeland, Fla., is long. In 2011 alone, IT employees delivered new Web and mobile applications; a suite of HR self-service tools; a new scheduling, time and attendance system; and technologies to optimize product assortments to match customer demographics. Each year, the company issues shares of its stock to eligible full- and part-time employees, and cash dividends earned on these shares are paid directly to employees.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 49

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 151,000

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 1,055

IT employee turnover in 2011: 7%

IT promotions in 2011: 5%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $932

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 28%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 33%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 28%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 24%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 11%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 25%