CBRE’s 2019 Scoring Tech Talent Research ranked Toronto as 3rd of 50 U.S. and Canadian top tech talent markets. The study reviewed cities based on their ability to attract and grow tech talent. Thirteen metrics (each weighted by relative significance to job creation and innovation) were used to measure market depth, vitality, and attractiveness. The study showed Toronto’s total tech occupations had the fastest growth of all 50 markets, increasing by 54% from 2013.


Ranking Market
1 SF Bay Area, CA
2 Seattle, WA
3 Toronto, ON
4 Washington, D.C.
5 New York, NY
6 Austin, TX
7 Boston, MA
8 Denver, CO
9 Atlanta, GA
10 Raleigh-Durham, NC