The top five most in-demand skills in the 2020 report were:
The report was published January 8, 2020, and updates were added on January 20. Data in the study came from a snapshot of users on the company’s platform beginning December 1, 2018, and ending exactly one year later. The results are based on 213,782 tests taken on the DevSkiller platform by candidates in 143 countries.
Other observations noted in the report:
- For the Python stack, data analysis was the most-common IT skill, followed by Django and NumPy.
- Latvian developers score the highest on coding tests.
- U.S. recruits make up 24.73 percent of all overseas developer candidates, followed by Poland at 11.77 percent.