Tampa Bay is Florida’s largest tech hub. With over 55,000 employees, one out of every 89 US tech workers calls the region home. Within a 4-hour drive radius, Tampa Bay Tech companies have access to 6 of the 25 largest U.S. higher education institutions by enrollment, and almost 1,000,000 college students total. The region enjoys ~800 annual tech events, engaging over 20,000 unique attendees.
Tampa Bay represents... 25.2% of Florida's tech jobs (2017) 28.9% of Florida's tech online job ads (May 2018) 25.9% of Florida's projected tech job openings (2017-2025) 28.4% of Florida's projected IT job growth (2017-2025)