Houston is a good career move. We have the largest city in Texas and many large businesses have headquarters here. We have a huge medical center and many other industries besides the oil and gas. According to PayScale.com, a website that analyzes salary data, Houston ranks first among Best Cities for Your Career in 2013. Houston tied the second-place city, Dallas, in unemployment rate at 6.9 percent but posted a higher wage growth margin at 3.9 percent. The technology and biomedical industries are growing. Obviously oil and gas industries are growing. Move to Houston if you need a job!!