Whether you’re a company seeking to fill a critical engineering position or a potential candidate looking to sharpen your technical skills, it’s critical to pay attention to trends in hiring. Knowing what skills are most in demand gives everyone the knowledge to find, or fill, the right job. And finding a perfect match benefits all. Here’s what we are seeing is hot right now:
Other areas that have picked up dramatically in the last year include companies innovating in the Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) space. While these skills are still on the rise and not necessarily highly desired yet, it’s definitely an area to keep an eye on. Containerization, which is a lightweight version of virtualization (virtual machines), is also picking up steam as technologies like Docker become more popular.