In the wake of a global economic slowdown and a tech industry rout, several tech companies including giants like Meta, Elon Musk-owned Twitter and Amazon have made workforce reductions in the past year, dealing a heavy blow to thousands of tech employees globally.

The number of tech layoffs in 2022 alone accounts for more than half of all terminations since Covid-19, according to, a tracking website.

With the tight labour market now flooded with unemployed professionals and qualified candidates, Techloy has compiled a comprehensive list of the 20 lucrative top-demand tech jobs in America to help people find jobs they’ll love, using unique data on jobs, salaries, and companies collected on Glassdoor.

The chart below highlights a list of the top 20 technology jobs in the United States. The list is based on an aggregation of each job's earning potential (median salary per annum), job satisfaction, and job openings.