Global technological advancement continues to impact Australia’s job markets, boosting postings for a number of lucrative tech-based professions.
According to new research from jobs search portal Indeed, ‘Full stack developers’ are in highest demand in the tech domain and witnessing explosive growth in job openings. Other lucrative tech positions in the list included data scientist, technology assistant and information systems manager.
In this study, we have analyzed the job listings for ‘Full stack developers’ in Australia downloaded via JobsPikr to uncover the key skills and other associated insights. Read on to explore in greater detail.
The data set
This data set has job listings for Australia extracted between June and October. Here are the data fields available in this data set:
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Job growth over time
This chart explores the number of job postings from June to October. We can see that there is consistent number of job openings since June. There was a dip in September, but it recovered to some extent in October
Top cities for full stack developers
So, which cities have the most number of openings for Full stack developers?
As we can see, Sydney and Melbourne are the top cities with the most number of job openings for full-stack developers. Now you know where to move for your next opportunity.
Top industries with full stack developer jobs
We can clearly see that the major industries employing full stack developers are from the computer and ICT domain. Other key industries as banking, healthcare, and engineering.
Top skills required for full stack developer jobs
Let’s now explore the key skills that companies are looking for in full stack developers designers. The following chart has been created by looking at the frequently occurring words in the job description field of the job listings. Of course, we have removed stop words such as ‘development’, ‘stack’ and ‘software’.
Given below are the key skills:
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Amazon Web Services is a subsidiary of Amazon that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms and APIs to individuals, companies, and governments, on a metered pay-as-you-go basis.
As of 2017, AWS owns a dominant 34% of all cloud (IaaS, PaaS) while the next three competitors Microsoft, Google, and IBM have 11%, 8%, 6% respectively according to Synergy Group.
Angular is a structural framework for dynamic web apps. It lets developers use HTML as the template language and extend HTML’s syntax to express the application’s components clearly and succinctly. AngularJS’s data binding and dependency injection eliminate much of the code a programmer would otherwise have to write. And it all happens within the browser, making it an ideal partner with any server technology.
It’s time for you to download the job listings from JobsPikr based on your criteria and perform analyses.