In a survey of 98,000 developers on the company’s platform, Hired assessed the kinds of jobs that are most in-demand; the languages that companies are most interested in hiring for; and the top average salaries for careers in several major technology markets, including London, New York, Paris and San Francisco.
Actually, they probably won’t. Across the industry, demand for blockchain engineers and security engineers has increased the most, according to Hired’s data. Companies requesting programmers with blockchain experience shot up a whopping 517 percent in 2018 from 2017, while company searches for security engineers were up 132 percent over the year-ago period, according to the company’s data.
Across all geographies, the jobs with the highest-paying salaries, on average, were divided among security engineers, search engineers, blockchain engineers, natural language processing engineers, machine learning engineers and gaming engineers, according to the data from Hired.