To help setting targets, we analyzed the market trends and the demands and bring to you Top 12 technical skills that software engineers should learn  to give a hike to their careers.


Python is considered to be the most easy-to-learn programming language due to its syntax resembling simple English.

Being very easy and fast, top companies like Instagram (uses Python along with Django), Google, Facebook, Spotify, Amazon, YouTube (uses Python in combination with Apache Spark), Netflix, Quora, Reddit, and SurveyMonkey chose Python as their preferred language.




Java has a huge developer community. Java developers earn a big amount and are among the most demanded developers in the world. 

With about 7 billion devices running on the Java platform, it has become one of the most sought-after languages.

PwC, Cognizant, Wipro, HCL, Accenture, Infosys, TCS, Square, and Pandora incorporated Java as the basic development platform. E-Commerce giants like Flipkart, eBay, and Myntra are based on Java programming language.




Old is gold.

C/C++ programmers will not see a decrease in their market demand in the years to come.

Being the parent language for JavaScript, Python, Verilog, Perl, Limbo, and many other programming languages, getting hands-on practice over the concepts of C/C++ facilitates a better understanding of its derived languages.

Tech giants like Adobe, Microsoft, Oracle, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Mozilla, and SAP have their roots in C/C++. 




C# hast vast applications in various fields, especially in Windows app development. It runs on the .NET platform of Microsoft.

Top companies like Intel and BlackBerry have C# as their backbone.

C# is among the top 5 in Stack OverflowPYPL Popularity of Programming Language IndexIEEE Spectrum, and Tiobe Programming Community Index rankings in 2019.



JavaScript has revolutionized the field of web development. With HTML and CSS, JavaScript is an essential tool for building brilliant websites. 

PayPal, Walmart, Uber, Groupon are the big names that make use of JavaScript.




Designed at Google, Golang has vast applications.

There are not many developers for Go, hence the learning graph of the language is witnessing continuous growth. 




PHP is a very popular scripting language that is used for creating web applications and building static and dynamic websites.

Popular websites that are built on PHP are,, and




Swift, by Apple, is the best choice for the developers, who develop apps and programs for iOS, Linux, and macOS. 

Swift is very easy to learn and the developers are highly paid.




React is an efficient JavaScript library that is used to build user interfaces.

New York Times, Dropbox, Pinterest, Timber, and many other apps make extensive use of React.


  • React is declared the best front-end frameworks by Github in 2019
  • It is the most loved, most wanted, and 2nd most popular web framework in Stack Overflow 2019 rankings.



Docker is the most popular container engine that uses the same hardware to run many applications.

SLALOM, JPMorgan Chase, LLC are some of the top companies that use Docker.

Docker is declared as the most wanted and 2nd most loved platform by Stack Overflow in 2019.


AWS Certification

Cloud networking engineers are in huge demand and AWS Certification is a feather in the cap. This highly valuable certification is used to validate cloud computing skills.

The certified engineers witness rapid growth in their careers and are employed to high salary positions.


Spring Framework

Spring Framework is a very popular and powerful, yet light and easy framework used for developing Java-based applications.

The top companies that make use of Spring Framework include Fitbit, OpenGov, Intuit, Zillow, and many others.

Spring is among the top 10 most popular and most wanted web frameworks and is among the top 5 most loved frameworks in Stack Overflow 2019 rankings.