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For those of you who don’t know, CyberCoders largely specializes in IT recruiting. Which means our massive database of job placements and applicants offer revealing information about the hottest skills in demand right now.
To find out the top 10 most in-demand skills for software development in 2015, our team of data scientists did some number crunching of our software engineer job data.
Interestingly enough, knowledge of the open source tools mentioned in our list (including Java, Python, etc.) is also evident in LinkedIn’s recent annual list of the hottest skills that got people hired in 2014.
Statistical analysis and data mining, mobile development, Python, Linux and data engineering are all top leading skills that were pertinent last year and will continue to be in-demand in 2015.
"Work harder on fewer projects, and get them to a demonstrable state. The tiny details at the end are much harder than big decisions at the start," Barrett says. "The difference between a good programmer and a great programmer is experience actually shipping working products, and solving the myriad unforeseeable problems that arise therein."