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Data Stories: Examining Hot Tech Skills and Employee Satisfaction

Which skills are needed, which skills are disliked, and which employees are most satisfied?


Are Your Skills in Demand?



Tech career website Dice created this complex interactive visualization that charts the number of job seekers claiming a particular skill against the number of job postings listing that skill.  


Technology Popularity Contest


These charts from Stack Overflow explore which programming languages, technologies, and topics are most liked and disliked among the site’s audience.


Companies with Happy Employees

Blind survey

Thousands of tech employees answered an anonymous survey, and the charts reveal which employees are satisfied and which companies should expect turnover.


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