As one of the biggest growth areas of the past decade, software development skills remain in high demand, even in today’s economy. But some skills are more desirable than others.
Choosing the right ones to concentrate on is particularly important as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the global job market. In the UK alone, the number of advertised software developer and software engineering roles were both down 33% in July compared to the previous year, according to job board CV-Library.
So which developer skills are the most valuable in today’s market? InfoWorld poured through the data to find the most bankable developer skills for the coming years—and how best to set yourself up for success in a fraught job market.