Over 250 tech industry leaders were asked which skills are in highest demand at their companies. Here's what they said.
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- Skilled tech workers are in high demand, even as the industry undergoes major shifts.
- Software development, data analytics, and engineering are among the most valued skills in the eyes of tech leaders.
- Automation is expected to reshape the field in the coming years, but most industry leaders do not believe this will result in displacing workers.
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Tech companies will need to withstand looming industry-wide changes in the coming years - and tech leaders believe aggressively hiring more employees with technical skills is the key to adapting.
Over 250 tech industry leaders weighed in on the evolving tech workforce for the Consumer Technology Association's Future of Work Study
published earlier this week. Advertisement
Here's what they said about the future of tech.
Tech companies are desperate to find candidates with the skills they want.
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Tech companies recognize the importance of non-salary benefits for keeping employees.
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Tech companies want “multi-knowledge” professionals with real-world experience.