Detroit one of the best cities for tech jobs now, report finds

Posted at 10:46 AM, Aug 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-10 13:03:29-04

With the number of technology jobs increasing across the country by the day, a new report found that Detroit is one of the best cities in the United States for a tech job right now.

According to the report by job search website ZipRecruiter, Detroit ranks 16th in the 20 hottest cities for tech jobs now. 

The website analyzed its database of about 8 million active jobs.

The report found the top tech jobs in Detroit include project manager, software engineer, quality engineer, systems engineer and application engineer.

Detroit also experienced an 81.1 percent year-over-year increase in tech jobs, with the early career median pay being $59,600. The mid career median pay is $94,400, according to ZipRecruiter.

The top city is Huntsville, Ala., followed by Thousand Oaks, Calif., Phoenix, Albany N.Y., and Kansas City, Mo.