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Talent and Industry Facts

Redmond’s leadership in cloud computing and infrastructure is the legacy of Microsoft’s focus on distributed computing in the 1990’s.  Today, leading companies such as Microsoft and Amazon Web Services are expanding in the region and new enterprises are attracting significant venture investment to build tomorrow’s computing platforms.  Rapidly growing sectors leveraging the cloud platform are data analytics and Software as a Service (SaaS). Given Redmond’s talent pool, more and more companies are turning to Redmond to gain efficiency through cloud services. It can be said that now, it’s always Cloudy in the Pacific Northwest.

Cloud Tech & Services Hub Employment

 

 

Computer & Math Talent

Software & App Developers

 

 

Computer Programmers

 

 

Network & Computer
System Admin

 

 

Computer System Analysts

  • Redmond  Seattle / Redmond
  • SanJose  San Jose
  • SanFran  San Francisco
  • Houston  Houston
  • Dallas  Dallas
  • Boston  Boston
  • PDX  Portland
  • Austin  Austin

Select Wages for Computer and Software Occupations

Job Title Hourly Wage Annual Wage Top 10% Wage
Computer and Information Systems Managers $72.29 $150,360
Computer Hardware Engineers $55.83 $116,120 $170,180
Computer Network Architects $52.63 $109,460 $147,770
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Job Title Hourly Wage Annual Wage Top 10% Wage
Computer Network Support Specialists $34.00 $70,720 $108,330
Computer Programmers $55.54 $115,530 $163,060
Computer Systems Analysts $48.03 $99,190 $140,560
Computer User Support Specialists $29.07 $60,470 $98,380
Information Security Analysts $47.14 $98,060 $124,570
Network and Computer Systems $40.53 $84,300 $118,600
Software Developers & Applications Developers $54.32 $112,990 $152,130
Software Developers & Systems Software Developers $53.44 $111,160 $150,230

Commercial Real Estate Search

Commercial Real Estate in Redmond is reasonably priced compared to other technology regions. Please use our MLS search tool to find office space that meets your needs. If you don’t find office space, please contact us, as we maintain a private database of options not listed in MLS.

 

 

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Taxes and Incentives

To increase the competitiveness of Washington as a location for advanced technology and innovation-based enterprises, the state has adopted incentives that can significantly reduce a firm’s operating costs. The following is a brief list of those that apply to technology firms:

High Technology B&O Tax Credit for Qualified R&D Expenditures

High-Tech firms in the areas of advanced computing, advanced materials, biotechnology, electric device technology, and environmental technology performing R&D may be exempt from B&O tax on certain expenditures.

Biotechnology & Medical Device Manufacturing Sales & Use Tax Deferral/Waiver

Firms conducting R&D and pilot scale manufacturing in the fields of advanced computing, advanced materials, biotechnology, electric device technology, and environmental technology may qualify to defer or waive taxes on certain construction and equipment purchases.

Reduced B&O Tax Rate for Aerospace Businesses

Companies in advanced computing, advanced materials, biotechnology, electric device technology, and environmental technology may be eligible for a reduced B&O tax rate if engaged in construction and/or equipment purchases.

Sales/Use Tax Exemption for Motion Picture and Video Production Companies on Rental of Production Equipment and Purchase of Production Services

Motion picture and video production companies (including interactive media) may be eligible for a sales/use tax exemption for the rental and/or purchase of production services.