The Top 19 In-Demand Tech Skills Being Sought In 2021
The Robert Half International consulting firm has released the Robert Half Technology Salary Guide for 2021 and the report identifies 19 information technology skills that are most in demand in 2021.
Many of the most in-demand IT skills are in specific programming languages like SQL, Java and Python, as well as in development frameworks and practices such as Agile, Angular and React.
Cloud computing experience is in big demand, especially expertise with the major cloud platforms (AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform). Employers are also recruiting new employees with skills in containerization and virtualization technologies and ITIL practices.
Here are the 19 IT skills and expertise most in demand, according to the report, listed in alphabetical order.