9. Personnel expenses

Notes to the Consolidated Financial Statements

9. Personnel expenses  

€ 000

2015

2014

Wages and salaries

58,280 52,984

Pension costs, defined contribution plans

9,159 8,566

Share-based payments

796 310

Other personnel expenses

3,511 3,439

Total

71,746 65,300
     

Group personnel on average during the period

2015

2014

Business units

891 889

Administration and management

41 46

Total

932 935
     

Information on employee benefits and loans to the management are presented in Note 26, Related party transactions.