IT dominates the most in demand skills for 2016 and remain in high demand through 2017, according to new research from LinkedIn. Cloud and Distributed Computing, tops the list followed by Statistical Analysis and Data Mining and Web Architecture and Development Framework.

Other high-demand skills featured on the list are Middleware and Integration Software, User Interface Design, Network and Information Security and Mobile Development. Data Presentation enters the top 10 list for the first time.

2016 is the second consecutive year that Cloud and Distributed Computing and Statistical Analysis and Data Mining skills top the list, reflecting the continued rise of Cloud adoption and the need for businesses to make sense of the vast amounts of data they create.


LinkedIn Most In Demand Skills 2017


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