Nearly 6 million highly skilled workers across the U.S. and Canada comprise the tech talent that is leading global innovation by developing the software and devices we depend on and managing the data and systems that ensure the functionality of our tech ecosystems.

Scoring Tech Talent is a comprehensive analysis of labor market conditions, cost and quality in the U.S. and Canada for highly skilled tech workers. The top-50 markets were ranked according to their competitive advantages and appeal to tech employers and tech talent. The analysis provides insight into the quality of tech talent, their demographics and how tech talent growth patterns are impacting cities and real estate markets.