LinkedIn Workforce Report May 2021 Boston
April's Expected Hiring Boom Goes Bust
The Job Market in Boston
What a difference a year makes. The following chart from LinkedIn graphically represents the current state of job postings vs. a year ago.
The list of Top 20 Web Technologies in Boston has been updated for May. This list is based on keyword searches in job postings at Indeed.com. The most in-demand keywords are listed more frequently than less in-demand keywords. This list reflects the change in the last 30 days.
The Top 20 Web Technologies in Boston
Here are The Top 10 of the 20 most in-demand web technologies [up or down from mid-April, 2021] ranked by number of job postings on Indeed.
- Python | 4,594 (job postings) up 10% (from April)
- agile | 4,430 up 15%
- SQL | 3,498 up 12%
- Java | 3,118 up 14%
- AWS | 2,975 up 14%
- SaaS | 2.564 up 13%
- Azure | 1,806 up 18%
- scrum | 1,547 up 15%
- C# | 1,380 up 14%
*** Note: While "agile" and "scrum" are not technologies, they are methodologies used in technology development. These two keywords appear in many web development job descriptions.
To learn more about these and other in-demand technologies, visit Web Apprentices, a technology skills development platform offered as a service to Boston PHP Meetup members. May's learning opportunity focuses on agile (#2 in this month's demand analysis) and is called Agile Appetizer, Season 5. Join us.
The Top 20 Web Technologies in Boston are being counted down over the next 10 days on Beantown Web's Twitter page @webapprentices.
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