This list of best cities for jobs is from Forbes. They have borrowed or bought it from a professor named Michael Shires, associate professor in public policy at Pepperdine University, who has been working since 5 years on the project.
According to his report, Austin is the top best city to search a job for. So, if you are in Austin and have been laid off, you have more chances to get another job than some good people in other cities do.
Other cities in the top 5 position apart form Austin are Houston, San Antonio, Ft. Worth and Dallas. There is one common and interesting thing among all these 5 cities. They all are a part of Texas ‘urban triangle’.
Texas is definitely dominating the entire country in terms of jobs, since a long time. This is the host to major oil companies of the country.