Information Technology


Sector Employment


Assets At-a-Glance


Railroads2,600 IT degree graduates annually, making the region #2 in U.S. for IT degrees
Icon of people$1B+ investment in university math and computer science R&D since 2005
Icon of people$1.8B in tech-related venture capital investment since 2005
Icon of peopleHome to Carnegie Mellon University – #1 “America’s Best Graduate Programs*” in Computer Science

Google has been building an engineering presence in Pittsburgh since 2005. The combination of a strong tech ecosystem and rich pipeline of world-class talent … have allowed us to continue to grow from two engineers to over 300.

Kamal Nigam, Engineering Director, Google Pittsburgh


In Good Company

The following is just a sample of the Information Technology companies that are located in the Pittsburgh region.

  • ANSYS, Inc
  • Apple
  • Google
  • IBM
  • Intel Research Pittsburgh
  • Oculus (Facebook)
  • Uber

Learn more about Pittsburgh and information technology
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