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Top 10 Developer Jobs of 2017

The U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics predicts software developer employment will grow 17% between 2014 and 2024, much faster than the average rate for all occupations. With the list of jobs growing every year, TechRepublic released the developer jobs that are in highest demand in 2017.

Top 10 Developer Jobs of 2017

"The growth in searches for software developers, designers, and engineers is very positive, considering those positions are the ones we see having some of the biggest mismatches in supply and demand," said Terence Chiu, vice president of Indeed Prime. "Considering how many more companies across industries are being disrupted by software, 2017 is more than likely to remain a job seeker's market for technical talent."

Top 10 Developer Jobs of 2017

  1. Ruby developers
  2. Mobile app developers
  3. Information security software developers
  4. IoT developers
  5. JavaScript developers
  6. Cloud developers
  7. Full stack developers
  8. Machine learning developers
  9. DevOps developers
  10. UX/UI developers

Ruby developers are at the top of the list after Indeed saw a staggering 656% jump in searches by job seekers between 2015 and 2016. Also making the top 10 this year are the newly trending roles of IoT and Machine learning developers. 

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