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9 Skills to Get a Tech Job in New York City

Love it or lump it, LinkedIn provides some useful data sometimes. Pablo Chavez provides an infographic that compiles the data on what skills are most in demand to get a job in New York City.

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One in every five businesses in NYC employs tech talent, and the top four industries hiring this talent in the city are technology, financial services, marketing & advertising, and media & entertainment. Some of the most common job titles are software developer, graphic designer, and project manager. The nine skills found to be most in-demand are, in this order, user interface design, Python, mobile development, web development, C/C++, computer graphics and animation, algorithm design, cloud and distributed computing, and game development. You can view the whole infographic here: http://blog.linkedin.com/2015/02/12/linkedin-economic-graph-research-helping-new-yorkers-connect-with-the-jobs-of-tomorrow-infographic/

About John Friscia

John Friscia is the Editor of Computer Aid's Accelerating IT Success. He began working for Computer Aid, Inc. in 2013 and continues to provide graphic design support for AITS. He graduated summa cum laude from Shippensburg University with a B.A. in English.

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