CompTIA Tech Workforce Report Lauds DFW, Texas as National Leaders

by | Apr 25, 2023

More tech jobs were added in Texas in 2022 than any other state, and Dallas-Fort Worth continues to be a major driving force in tech, according to a new report released by CompTIA, the nonprofit association for the information technology (IT) industry and workforce.

CompTIA’s annual “State of the Tech Workforce” shows that net tech employment grew by 5.5% in Texas in 2022, with the number of people employed in technology increasing by an estimated net new 45,331 workers. ...

CompTIA: Despite Tech Job Postings Declining, Metro Dallas Holds Onto Its No. 3 Spot
Despite turmoil in the markets and layoffs making headlines, the tech job market remains relatively strong in Dallas, according to a new report.

Across the country, technology companies added 20,300 net new workers in June, marking the 19th consecutive month of growth, according to nonprofit CompTIA’s latest Tech Jobs Report. And among metros, Dallas ranks among the top three for new job postings, though the number of new jobs added month-over-month has declined.
New Spinoff Company Aims to Create Digital Solutions with ‘Next-Gen’ Technology
by | Mar 23, 2022
InfoVision, a Richardson-based digital transformation and consulting firm, is spinning out its Digit7 business—which focuses on developing customizable and scalable digital solutions through “next-gen” tech—as an independent entity.

Last year, Digit7 set up a 15,000 square-foot “innovation lab” in Richardson. The company also has offices in India.
Fort Worth’s Fulcrum Group Joins CompTIA Apprenticeships for Tech Program
by | Mar 14, 2022
The IT managed services provider is the second Dallas-Fort Worth company in the last six month to participate in the program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Labor. Apprentices will receive on-the-job and structured training, paired with mentorship and real work experience. With 18,600 DFW tech job postings last month alone, more talent is definitely needed.

Dallas No. 2 in Tech Job Postings Per Latest CompTIA Report

by | Jan 7, 2022
In addition to overall tech job postings, those for remote and work-from-home positions increased across U.S. metros. The top posted remote/WFH positions were software developers (No. 1) and IT support specialists (No. 2).

Plus: You'll find the top 10 U.S. employers by tech jobs postings.
Plano PC Company Joins National CompTIA Apprenticeships for Tech Program
by | Sep 16, 2021
CompTIA Apprenticeships for Tech, funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, assists employers in upskilling and reskilling workers while creating a more diverse tech talent pipeline. Here's how companies, individuals, and educators can get involved.
Dallas Is the No. 2 Metro for Tech Job Postings, Per a New CompTIA Report
by | Aug 9, 2021
The Dallas area, which is No. 8 for AI postings, had the largest month-over-month jump in tech job listings from June to July.

Cyberstates Report: Dallas-Fort Worth Lands in Top 10 for Net Tech Employment

by | Apr 28, 2020
A new analysis from CompTIA puts the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro No. 7 for total net tech employment and No. 6 for tech employment gains.
Dallas Helps Tech Employment Rebound, CompTIA Analysis Shows
by | Feb 10, 2020
Dallas joins New York City, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and San Francisco among the cities showing the largest month-over-month growth in January tech job postings.
‘Pot of Gold’: Dallas Stays Near Top of CompTIA’s Tech Town Index of IT Jobs
by | Dec 5, 2019
The Dallas-Fort Worth metro area ranked seventh among the nation’s Top 20 Best Tech Cities for IT jobs in CompTIA's yearly report.
3 Studies Tout Dallas-Fort Worth as Destination for Startups and Tech Professionals
by | Jun 20, 2019
One of the studies shows that Dallas-Fort Worth is among the top U.S. metro areas experiencing "meteoric growth" in new startups.
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Top 10: Tech Boosts Job Growth in Dallas Metro, Report Says

by | Mar 28, 2019
Dallas ranks seventh in net tech employment and sixth in jobs added among 46 U.S. metropolitan statistical areas analyzed in CompTIA's Cyberstates 2019 guide.