Utah's Thriving Technology Ecosystem
A report by the Utah Technology Council | 2018
For more than 20 years, UTC has been dedicated to the growth and vitality of Utah's innovation economy. A strong and vibrant technology ecosystem is evident in a steady stream of jobs, firms, and investment. Utah is nationally recognized as a leading (and growing!) technology hub. Looking to the future, Utah industries are going to require more and more highly-skilled and highly educated workers in the coming years. UTC is working to incentivize our best and brightest to pursue careers in high-demand fields and then stay in Utah and go to work at Utah companies.
|Custom Computer Programming Services (541511)||15,004||1,562|
|Software Publishers (51121)||9,610||512|
|Computer Systems Design Services (541512)||6,131||744|
|Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services (51821)||5,579||288|
|Wired Telecommunications Carriers (51711)||4,852||135|
Technology occupations are found throughout the state in a variety of sectors.
The word is out. Utah is a great place to invest.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
The Brookings Institute: America's Advanced Industries: New Trends, 2016
CompTia Cyberstates, 2017 Report
PwC Money Tree Venture Capital Report
NSF, National Science Board
See the Utah Technology Council's 2016 report here.