Charlotte Tech Jobs

Looking for a job in tech or just eager to make a spontaneous move to a cool new city? Charlotte's job market is booming, and positions in technology abound.

Money Sense

Everyone knows the technology field and all its sectors have seen steady growth recently, but what you might not know is that Charlotte has become a tech hub. In Charlotte's booming job market, you may land a gig faster than you can say “search engine optimization.”

Charlotte has long been an established financial market—not far behind New York City, actually. But according to the Charlotte Observer, everything from trucking to IT is on the rise here. And closer to the end of that spectrum, computer systems analysis, web development, and software development are considered hot Charlotte tech jobs right now.

As with any financial center, large or small, information security will always be in demand in Charlotte. Plus, companies like IBM, TEKsystems, and Duke Energy are located right in Charlotte and need tech-savvy employees. If you're surprised about all this, you're not alone: Verigent listed the city as one of the “11 cities you wouldn't expect for tech.” The article also touted a not-too-shabby salary average of over $70,000 in the Charlotte job market. If that's not enticing enough, combine that with a cost of living 10% below the national average, and you may want to start packing.

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