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List Rules Top U.S. cities for tech careers

List of the best cities for IT jobs. Information technology is becoming one of the most sought after career paths, partially due to the ever rising need for technology and high pay. These careers are available allover the country, mixing the love of helping people and working with computers and other technological systems. If you’ve ever asked yourself, “What are the best cities for IT jobs?” this is the list for you.

As employment opportunities in most career paths have dwindled in this failing economy, information technology jobs have only become more abundant, rising in availability every year. Cities like San Jose and Santa Clara, as locations within the famous Silicon Valley, have always been a Mecca for those who wish to get into the technology field. Meanwhile, cities like Austin and Raleigh have grown in popularity for information technology careers. Big cities like Los Angeles and New York City are perfect for any IT professional because they have large populations and booming businesses.

This list covers the top cities for IT jobs in the United States, with the highest growth in career options. No matter if you’re a seasoned IT professional or just trying to break into the business, there’s room for you and your career in these cities.

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San Jose is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
San Jose California

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Santa Clara is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Santa Clara California

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Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Los Angeles California

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Seattle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Seattle Washington

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Sunnyvale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Sunnyvale California

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San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
San Francisco California

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San Diego is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
horatio added San Diego California, USA

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Kansas City is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
moonbeamkc added Kansas City Missouri, USA

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Boston is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Boston Massachusetts

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Washington, D.C. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs

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Fremont is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Fremont California

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Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Phoenix Arizona

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Indianapolis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Indianapolis Indiana, USA

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Denver is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Denver Colorado

The Most Beautiful Cities in the US

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Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Atlanta Georgia

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New York City is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
New York City New York

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Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Philadelphia Pennsylvania

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Oakland is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Oakland California

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Austin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Austin Texas

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Cambridge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Cambridge Massachusetts

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Livonia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Livonia Michigan

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Washington is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Washington Virginia

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Bellevue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Bellevue Washington

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Madison is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Madison Wisconsin

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Baltimore is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Baltimore Maryland

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Tacoma is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Tacoma Washington

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Dayton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Dayton Ohio

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Chicago is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Chicago Illinois

America's Coolest Cities

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Quincy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Quincy Massachusetts

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Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Minneapolis Minnesota

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Raleigh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Raleigh North Carolina

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Warren is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Warren Michigan

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Detroit is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Detroit Michigan

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New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
New Orleans Louisiana

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Towson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Towson Maryland

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Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Charlotte North Carolina

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Omaha is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Omaha Nebraska

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Alexandria is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Alexandria Louisiana, USA

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Titusville is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Titusville Florida

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Palm Bay is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Palm Bay Florida

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St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
St. Louis Missouri

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Houston is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Houston Texas

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Dallas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cities for IT Jobs
Dallas Texas