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Programming Language Job Trends Part 3 – August 2014

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After a slight delay we finally get to the third part of the programming language job trends. Today we review Erlang, Groovy, Scala, Lisp, and Clojure. If you do not see some of the more popular languages, take a look at Part 1 and Part 2. Lisp is included almost as a baseline, because it has had sustained usage for decades but never enough to ...

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NoSQL Job Trends – August 2014

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Yes, it is already September, but I am only a day late for the NoSQL installment of the August job trends. In this update, I am splitting the graphs into two as I include more products. So, for the NoSQL job trends, we will be looking at  Cassandra,  Redis,  Couchbase,  SimpleDB,  CouchDB,  MongoDB,  HBase , Riak , Neo4j and MarkLogic. I am ...

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Programming Language Job Trends Part 2 – August 2014

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In part 1 of the programming language job trends, we reviewed Java, C++, C#, Objective C, and Visual Basic. In today’s installment, we will review trends for PHP, Python, JavaScript, Ruby, and PERL. Watch for part 3 in the next few days, where we will look at some emerging languages and others gaining steam. First, let’s look at the trends from Indeed.com:           ...

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Programming Language Job Trends Part 1 – August 2014

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It is time for the August edition of the programming language job trends! The response to the language list changes was definitely positive, so things will be stable for this edition. In Part 1, we look at Java, C++, C#, Objective C, and Visual Basic. I did look at the trends for Swift, but the demand is not high enough yet. Part 2 (PHP, Python, JavaScript, ...

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NoSQL Job Trends – February 2014

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So, it is a few days late but we finally have the NoSQL installment of the February job trends. For the NoSQL job trends, we continue to focus on Cassandra, Redis, Couchbase , SimpleDB, CouchDB, MongoDB, HBase, and Riak. As was stated previously, Voldemort has been replaced by Couchbase and we are looking at other options to include as well. Given the nature of Hadoop and ...

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Programming Language Job Trends Part 3 – February 2014

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Today we have the third part of the programming language job trends series. In this, we review Erlang, Groovy, Scala, Lisp, and Clojure. To recap, in part 1 we looked at Java, C++, C#, Objective C, and Visual Basic and in part 2 we had PHP, Python, JavaScript, Ruby, and PERL. You may be wondering why your favorite language is not included. In some cases, like Go and Haskell, there is too ...

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Programming Language Job Trends Part 2 – February 2014

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In part 1 of the programming language job trends, we looked at Java, C++, C#, Objective C, and Visual Basic. In today’s installment, we review the trends for PHP, Python, JavaScript, Ruby, and PERL. Watch for part 3 in the next few days, where we will look at Erlang, Groovy, Scala, Lisp, and Clojure. First, let’s look at the trends from Indeed.com:             As you can see, ...

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Programming Language Job Trends Part 1 – February 2014

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Yes, it is job trends time again! I am changing the list of languages a bit because I wanted to start including more languages. So, we are now up to 3 different posts just for languages. In Part 1, we look at Java, C++, C#, Objective C, and Visual Basic. I have decided to drop the “Traditional” label as most languages ...

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Mobile Development Job Trends – 2013-02

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Today is the final winter job trends post, mobile development job trends. Initially, this was a look at how mobile phone development was moving, but now tablets have become a major force as well. Obviously, these trends are not . The terms included in this list were iPhone (including iOS and iPad), Android, WP7 or “Windows Phone“, BlackBerry, WebOS, Apache ...

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Traditional Programming Language Job Trends – 2013-02

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The winter edition of the job trends are back! Today, we are looking at traditional programming languages, which currently include Java, C++, C#, Objective C, Perl and Visual Basic. After this months job trends are posted, I will be reviewing all of the posts and the languages included. I believe some change is needed, so hopefully we will see some ...

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