Looking for work in the tech sector? Missouri is the place to be.
For the second consecutive year, research from Dice.com, which tracks IT jobs, shows that Missouri is the fastest-growing state for technology employment.
The research shows Missouri gained 2,700 tech positions in 2013, an 8 percent increase compared with 2012. That percentage of growth was the best in the country, just ahead of Massachusetts (8.1 percent); Illinois (6.6 percent); and Texas (5.8 percent).