JavaScript, HTML5, C# and CSS, the Most Benchmarked Skills of 2019, According to Pluralsight

IBL News | New York (NASDAQ: PS) released yesterday its 2019 Year in Tech report, which displays trending data.

The report aggregates 23 billion data points in order to rank the popularity of languages, tools, and frameworks within software development, IT ops, data and security.

The most popular courses at include the following:

On Security:

  • Getting started with Kubernetes
  • Angular: Getting Started
  • Introduction to SQL
  • Ethical Hacking: Understanding Ethical Hacking
  • AWS Fundamentals for System Administrators

In terms of trending technologies, the skills most demanded in 2019 were:

On Software Dev:

  1. JavaScript
  2. Java
  3. HTML
  4. Python
  5. C++



  1. JavaScript
  2. Java
  3. HTML
  4. Python
  5. C++


On Data:

  1. R
  2. Microsoft SQL
  4. Google Analytics
  5. Tensorflow


On Security:

  1. Kali Linux
  2. Cloudflare
  3. CISSP
  4. Certified Ethical Hacker
  5. CompTIA Security+


The most benchmarked skills of 2019 were:

  1. JavaScript
  2. HTML5
  3. C#
  4. CSS
  5. Python
  6. Java
  7. Angular
  8. Networking Fundamentals
  9. Google: Associate Android Developer
  10. React
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