Welcome to Utah's Silicon Slopes!
Utah is proud to be home to companies like Adobe, eBay, IM Flash Technologies, EMC Corporation, Qualtrics, and many others. Utah is one of the top states in the nation for software and information technology employment with an employee base of over 65,000 people.
According to a recent Cushman & Wakefield “Spotlight on Tech Leasing” report, Salt Lake City saw the second-most tech-related commercial leases in 2018 and now claims the ninth-largest share of tech tenants in the country. Tech companies accounted for more than 66% of all major commercial leases signed in 2018—more than even well-established hubs like San Francisco, Seattle and Denver. More here.
Utah has a robust software development industry and is recognized nationally as one of the up-and-coming Software and Information Technology hubs. Utah's tech sector has been referred to as the next "Silicon Valley", ranking second in the nation in fastest-growing states for tech jobs at an increase of 5.75%.
Utah has an abundance of Software Development companies with more than 8,500 people employed in the industry. Utah is home to over 7,000 tech-focused companies.