has ranked Denver the 3rd best city to start a career in technology (behind San Francisco and Austin).   This is thanks to investors who contributed more than a half a billion dollars into high-tech businesses in Denver.  With annual earnings above average and  large number of high-tech companies, Denver scored high in all categories related to this industry. used the following criteria to rank the top 30 cities:

  • Workers in the high tech industry

  • Time spent commuting

  • Unemployment rate

  • Median earnings

  • Cost of living

  • Colleges

  • Venture Capital Deals

  • Options in Entertainment

  • Projected growth

Additionally – the opportunity for success for women in the technology field Denver is favorable, as Denver was ranked in the top 10 for best cities for women working in the technology field.

Read more about this topic in Denver Business Journal’s article about the best city to start a tech career.