Silicon Valley Q2 2014 Market Research Report
The Silicon Valley economy continues to lead the nation with growth in jobs, income, innovation and venture capital investments. During the second quarter of 2014, Silicon Valley remained the center of the universe for venture capital investments, claiming 41.6% of all venture capital dollars invested during the period. Overall, VC funding is at the highest level in fourteen years. The Silicon Valley has added more than 8,200 jobs since the beginning of 2014, dropping the unemployment rate to 5.3%.