Chapter 3

Silicon Prairie: Analyzing Tech Jobs Across the Midwest

At the rate “Silicon Prairie” is growing, any tech worker is likely to find job openings in their field.

From software and network engineers to HR specialists and account executives, Midwest startups are recruiting plenty of new talent. 

We looked at three of the largest, fastest-growing, and most popular Midwest cities to see which jobs were in high demand. According to Glassdoor, these are the tech jobs that had the highest number of new, active job postings per month in Chicago, Detroit, and Columbus.

Top in-demand jobs

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