Top 12 Cities to Find an IT Job

As the economy continues to recover, companies are investing in IT projects that had been put on hold during the recession, according to Modis, a national IT staffing firm.

The firm rated the top 12 cities to find an IT job in the current economic environment, with Houston topping the list for the second year in a row. They are:

  1. Houston
  2. Toronto, Ontario
  3. Orlando, Fla.
  4. San Francisco
  5. Minneapolis
  6. McLean, Va.
  7. Walnut Creek, Calif.
  8. Detroit
  9. Jacksonville, Fla.
  10. New York
  11. Denver
  12. Boston

“A strong, up-to-date IT infrastructure is crucial to businesses, and so with increased confidence in the economy, many companies are reinvesting in IT initiatives, beginning with talent,” said Jack Cullen, president of Modis. “Given the geographical spread of cities on this list as well as the breadth of skills needed, there is opportunity across North America for IT professionals who are looking to get ahead and further their careers.”