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High-tech job growth concentrated in five metro areas: Study
These five major US cities are high-tech job magnets
Demand is high for people with strong tech skills in Boston, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle and San Diego. FOX Business’ Cheryl Casone with more.
Technology jobs and the vibrant economy they accompany have been concentrated in just five U.S. metropolitan areas, according to a report.
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Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, San Diego and San Jose, California accounted for more than 90 percent of the growth in high-tech jobs between 2005 and 2017, boosting the nation’s total innovation employment from 17.6 percent to 22.8 percent, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution.
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The report also said that during that same period, the bottom 343 other metro areas lost one-third of the nation’s innovation jobs.
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