Data and Tech

As Florida’s fastest growing tech hub and the 8th fastest growing city in the United States (Forbes, 2017), St. Pete has become a center of opportunity, innovation and culture, boasting a growing ecosystem of startups, tech companies, and leaders in advancement. St. Pete also anchors the Florida High Tech Corridor , one of the top 6 high-tech employment centers in the nation and comprised of more than half of Florida’s high-tech firms.

Florida ranks 4th for tech employment with 567,862 currently employed– an increase of 18,147 from the previous year.

The Tampa- St. Pete technology community employs 111,000+ technology workers, including 57,000+ technologists, making it one of the top 25 largest tech employment hubs in North America. Tech employment consists of 68% male and 34% female.

Tampa Bay is for Tech.


Leading Tech Occupations


Software & Web Developers


Network Architects, Admins, and Support Specialists


Computer Support Specialists