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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.

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
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 9:10
professionalMadMyche12-Apr-20 9:10 
GeneralBeing able to sit in a chair for 8 to 12 hours a day Pin
Dean Roddey10-Apr-20 5:41
MemberDean Roddey10-Apr-20 5:41 
GeneralRe: Being able to sit in a chair for 8 to 12 hours a day Pin
Nelek11-Apr-20 10:51
protectorNelek11-Apr-20 10:51 
GeneralOther: Machine learning, big data, beer Pin
CPallini9-Apr-20 10:50
mveCPallini9-Apr-20 10:50 
GeneralHow about just "skill"? Pin
Marc Clifton9-Apr-20 3:13
mvaMarc Clifton9-Apr-20 3:13 
GeneralRe: How about just "skill"? Pin
Sharath C V12-Apr-20 16:17
professionalSharath C V12-Apr-20 16:17 
AnswerCreativity Pin
Dmitriy Gakh8-Apr-20 2:13
professionalDmitriy Gakh8-Apr-20 2:13 
GeneralBeing logical Pin
Jörgen Andersson7-Apr-20 7:14
professionalJörgen Andersson7-Apr-20 7:14 
GeneralOther: embedded systems Pin
Member 102486217-Apr-20 7:12
MemberMember 102486217-Apr-20 7:12 
GeneralOther: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
twhall7-Apr-20 4:15
Membertwhall7-Apr-20 4:15 
GeneralRe: Other: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
Dean Roddey7-Apr-20 16:10
MemberDean Roddey7-Apr-20 16:10 
GeneralRe: Other: VR/AR/MR/XR Pin
twhall8-Apr-20 3:47
Membertwhall8-Apr-20 3:47 
GeneralPeople Skills and Security Pin
obermd7-Apr-20 3:39
Memberobermd7-Apr-20 3:39 
GeneralRe: People Skills and Security Pin
James Curran7-Apr-20 4:25
MemberJames Curran7-Apr-20 4:25 
GeneralOther - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
Slow Eddie7-Apr-20 2:47
professionalSlow Eddie7-Apr-20 2:47 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
agolddog7-Apr-20 3:08
Memberagolddog7-Apr-20 3:08 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
RickZeeland7-Apr-20 7:20
mveRickZeeland7-Apr-20 7:20 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
agolddog7-Apr-20 7:34
Memberagolddog7-Apr-20 7:34 
GeneralRe: Other - Imposible to predict the Future. Pin
Jesus Carroll28-Apr-20 5:13
professionalJesus Carroll28-Apr-20 5:13 
General"Being resistant to COVID-19" Pin
OriginalGriff6-Apr-20 9:28
mveOriginalGriff6-Apr-20 9:28 
GeneralRe: "Being resistant to COVID-19" Pin
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan6-Apr-20 14:03
mveAfzaal Ahmad Zeeshan6-Apr-20 14:03 
AnswerDebugging ... Pin
ZurdoDev6-Apr-20 1:35
professionalZurdoDev6-Apr-20 1:35 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic6-Apr-20 1:56
MemberNemanja Trifunovic6-Apr-20 1:56 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
ZurdoDev6-Apr-20 2:02
professionalZurdoDev6-Apr-20 2:02 
GeneralRe: Debugging ... Pin
Greg Utas6-Apr-20 6:12
mveGreg Utas6-Apr-20 6:12 

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