Main image of article August 2012 Dice Report: Fast Five to Watch
In the arena of tech employment, there are the varsity players such as California, Virginia, Texas, New York and Florida. But five other fast-growing states have a desire to get in the game: Maryland and Massachusetts top the list for growth, both up nearly six percent in 2012. Minnesota is aiming to be a top-five tech state by 2020, Oregon's average tech salary is greater than $80,000, and Utah over-indexes in software at close to 1.5 times the national rate. Find out what makes these five states stand out when it comes to technology growth. Read the August 2012 Dice Report