Ranked as the top tech talent market on the East Coast—ahead of New York and Boston—the D.C. metro region has seen continued expansion of the technology sector. Northern Virginia is the tech epicenter within the region, with the presence of 150,000 tech worker residents and 20 million SF of office occupancy by tech tenants. Thanks to a strong talent pipeline produced by regional universities, the tech sector is poised for accelerating growth in the coming years.