Top 5 Cities for Tech Jobs in USA
The demand for good programmers is ever increasing all around the world. More global jobs are available in the technology sector than ever before. More people are looking for job opportunities abroad because of the lifestyle and high pay that these jobs offer. Let's take a look at the top 5 cities for tech jobs in the USA.
1. San Francisco, California
San Francisco is one of the most preferred cities for tech jobs in the USA, mainly because of its scenic beauty and climate. The average salary for tech jobs in SFO goes as high as $168,920. According to stats published in 2016, the city has a total of 262,501 tech jobs available.
2. Orlando, Florida
The average wage offered in the tech industry in Orlando is $86,892. The number of job postings from 2016 to 2017 have increased by 0.3%. The total number of jobs available in the tech sector in Orlando as of now is 51,929. Leading tech occupations include computer user support specialists, software developers, computer system analysts etc.
3. Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
Dallas has seen a 0.4% increase in software job postings in 2017. The employment in the tech industry in Dallas has reached 209,568 positions this year; the average wage being $108,785. Leading technological job opportunities to include Computer user support specialists, software developers etc.
4. Washington, D.C.
The US Capital city offers various jobs in software development, software system applications, computer applications and more. The average wages soar high up to $120,283. Currently, 297,932 job positions are available in the tech industry in Washington, D.C.
Seattle has seen a great increase in tech jobs in 2017 (6.7%). The average wage and employment have also risen in the past few years. The average wage goes up to $145,457 while the open positions are 178,766. Software developers and computer analysts are the most demanded professionals in Seattle.