Technology Industry

TECHNOLOGY EMPLOYMENT

County
(metropolitan area)
Number of
tech firms
Share of total
firms in county
Number of
tech jobs
Share of total
jobs in county
Fairfax County, VA (Washington, D.C., area) 8,927 24% 145,983 25%
Arapahoe County, CO (Denver area) 2,912 14% 37,799 12%
Arlington County, VA (Washington, D.C. area) 2,079 23% 38,225 22%
DuPage County, IL (Chicago area) 4,576 12% 61,140 10%
Fulton County, GA (Atlanta area) 5,620 12% 75,419 10%
King County, WA (Seattle area) 9,325 11% 216,566 17%
Loudoun County, VA (Washington, D.C. area) 2,886 25% 22,221 14%
Middlesex County, MA (Boston area) 7,678 15% 188,925 22%
Montgomery County, MD (Washington, D.C. area) 4,415 13% 64,913 14%
Orange County, CA (Los Angeles-Anaheim area) 9,746 9% 166,397 11%
Orange County, FL (Orlando area) 3,400 9% 41,755 5%
San Diego County, CA 8,862 9% 162,523 12%
Santa Clara County, CA (Silicon Valley area) 8,043 12% 310,453 31%
Travis County, TX (Austin area) 5,194 14% 96,696 14%
Wake County, NC (Raleigh area) 4,849 15% 64,050 13%
Westchester County, NY (New York area) 2,000 5% 19,659 5%


* Published data only (non-disclosure may affect totals).
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, QCEW, Annual 2015