PITTSBURGH TOPS LIST OF CITIES FOR GROWTH IN FINANCIAL TECH JOB POSTINGS


 The city with the fastest growth in finance technology job postings is Pittsburgh, according to data released today by DHI Group Inc. (NYSE: DHX), the parent company of eFinancialCareers. Pittsburgh saw a 69% year-over-year increase in technology finance jobs.

Overall, the top 10 cities were:

  1. Pittsburgh; 69% increase
  2. Philadelphia; 63% increase
  3. Irving, Texas; 58% increase
  4. Raleigh, North Carolina; 53% increase
  5. Roanoke, Texas; 51% increase
  6. Tempe, Arizona; 50% increase
  7. Chandler, Arizona; 47% increase
  8. Baltimore; 30% increase
  9. Dallas; 30% increase
  10. Cleveland; 29% increase

The growth in job postings was compared from Jan. 1 through July 31 of this year to Jan. 1 through July 31 of last year. Postings from insurance organizations and professional services organizations such as the Big 4 were removed to add clarity, according to DHI.

In terms of total jobs, New York had the most tech job postings of all cities. It was followed by Charlotte, San Francisco, and Chicago.