While college basketball teams pair up on the court for March Madness, we thought we'd pair up popular programming languages and frameworks in the cloud to see who wins in hiring demand. For round 1, we matched .NET and Java skills in cloud computing.
In cloud computing, Java skills is more demanded than .NET framework skills. Currently, there are about 126,000 job openings that require Java and cloud computing skills, while about 73,000 job openings appear online for .NET skills.
|Most Commonly Advertised Jobs Titles for Java and Cloud Computing Skills||
|1. Java Developer 2. Software Engineer 3. Senior Software Engineer 4. Web Developer 5. Java Architect 6. .NET Developer 7. Developer 8. Programmer Analyst 9. Software Developer 10. Junior Java Developer||1. .NET Developer 2. Senior .NET Developer 3. Software Engineer 4. Sharepoint Developer 5. C# .NET Developer 6. Web Developer 7. Java Developer 8. Senior Software Developer 9. Project Manager 10. Developer|
Recruiting for a Java and cloud computing skill combination is likely to be slightly more difficult than recruiting for .NET and cloud computing talent. Java scores a 77 on our Hiring Scale while .NET scores a 75. Our Hiring Scale ranks recruiting difficulty on a scale of 0 - 99, with 99 indicating hard-to-fill. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin (FL), scoring 13, and Rocky Mount (NC), scoring 15, present the best recruiting conditions for .NET and cloud computing skills. Interestingly, Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin (FL), also has the most favorable conditions for Java and cloud computing skills, scoring a 16. The next best city to find this talent is Toledo (OH) which scores a 25. Each of these locations are currently experiencing low demand.
Hiring Scale for .NET and Cloud Computing Skills
Hiring Scale for Java and Cloud Computing Skills
Check back next week for another match up of programming and network skills in the cloud.
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