Open Jobs in 2010: 335,493
Ranking at no. 7 of the top 50 hiring cities, Atlanta beat out its neighbor to the south, the more populous Jacksonville (pop. 813,518), which had 71,471 openings in 2010.
Top Job Types: information technology, sales, health care, engineering, marketing
Top Hiring Companies: Home Depot, Time Warner, Deloitte, IBM, Piedmont Healthcare