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What programming skills will be important for developers over the next 3 years?

Survey period: 6 Apr 2020 to 13 Apr 2020

"Important" meaning: if you're not familiar with it then good luck finding a programming job.

OptionVotes% 
Artificial Intelligence33142.82
Quantum Computing688.80
Data Structures and Algorithms39350.84
UNIX or Linux15920.57
Containers (Docker and Kubernetes)26634.41
Programming for GPUs and other hardware accelerators11615.01
Parallelization / Vectorization18023.29
Security51666.75
People skills33443.21
Other (please comment)395.05
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
GeneralOther: TransCoding Pin
MadMyche12-Apr-20 10:10
mveMadMyche12-Apr-20 10:10 
GeneralBeing able to sit in a chair for 8 to 12 hours a day Pin
Dean Roddey10-Apr-20 6:41
MemberDean Roddey10-Apr-20 6:41 
GeneralRe: Being able to sit in a chair for 8 to 12 hours a day Pin
Nelek11-Apr-20 11:51
protectorNelek11-Apr-20 11:51 
GeneralOther: Machine learning, big data, beer Pin
CPallini9-Apr-20 11:50
mveCPallini9-Apr-20 11:50 
GeneralHow about just "skill"? Pin
Marc Clifton9-Apr-20 4:13
mvaMarc Clifton9-Apr-20 4:13 
GeneralRe: How about just "skill"? Pin
Sharath C V12-Apr-20 17:17
professionalSharath C V12-Apr-20 17:17 
well said! Smile | :)
AnswerCreativity Pin
Dmitriy Gakh8-Apr-20 3:13
professionalDmitriy Gakh8-Apr-20 3:13 
GeneralBeing logical Pin
Jörgen Andersson7-Apr-20 8:14
professionalJörgen Andersson7-Apr-20 8:14 
GeneralOther: embedded systems Pin
Member 102486217-Apr-20 8:12
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GeneralOther: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
twhall7-Apr-20 5:15
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GeneralRe: Other: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
Dean Roddey7-Apr-20 17:10
MemberDean Roddey7-Apr-20 17:10 
GeneralRe: Other: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
twhall8-Apr-20 4:47
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GeneralPeople Skills and Security Pin
obermd7-Apr-20 4:39
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GeneralRe: People Skills and Security Pin
James Curran7-Apr-20 5:25
MemberJames Curran7-Apr-20 5:25 
GeneralOther - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
Slow Eddie7-Apr-20 3:47
professionalSlow Eddie7-Apr-20 3:47 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
agolddog7-Apr-20 4:08
Memberagolddog7-Apr-20 4:08 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
RickZeeland7-Apr-20 8:20
mveRickZeeland7-Apr-20 8:20 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
agolddog7-Apr-20 8:34
Memberagolddog7-Apr-20 8:34 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
Jesus Carroll28-Apr-20 6:13
professionalJesus Carroll28-Apr-20 6:13 
General"Being resistant to COVID-19" Pin
OriginalGriff6-Apr-20 10:28
mveOriginalGriff6-Apr-20 10:28 
GeneralRe: "Being resistant to COVID-19" Pin
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan6-Apr-20 15:03
mveAfzaal Ahmad Zeeshan6-Apr-20 15:03 
AnswerDebugging ... Pin
ZurdoDev6-Apr-20 2:35
professionalZurdoDev6-Apr-20 2:35 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic6-Apr-20 2:56
MemberNemanja Trifunovic6-Apr-20 2:56 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
ZurdoDev6-Apr-20 3:02
professionalZurdoDev6-Apr-20 3:02 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
Greg Utas6-Apr-20 7:12
mvaGreg Utas6-Apr-20 7:12 

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