Tech salaries are still increasing, and companies are still looking for exceptional talent, but one thing has changed: the geography.

Tech workers and the companies that are hiring them no longer feel they have to be in Silicon Valley. According to CIO Magazine, these ten U.S. cities are emerging as tech hubs, in order of the fastest growing (according to a report from

“Dice establishes a growing tech hub as a city with universities and colleges to recruit from, venture funding opportunities, a strong social scene for networking, and existing companies looking to hire talent.”

1. Pittsburgh, PA

2. Atlanta, GA

3. Chicago, IL

4. Miami, FL

5. Seattle, WA

6. Philadelphia, PA

7. Tampa, FL

8. Detroit, MI

9. Los Angeles, CA

10. Portland, OR