The in-demand programming skills

Software Engineers and Programmers will want to take note of this postfrom the Career UpShift blog which identifies the skills tech employers are looking for.

Companies are looking for specific skill sets: Anything that is hard core algorithms, pattern recognition, statistics — applying algorithms to real world data. If you have these skills you are likely to have a better chance to find an opportunity. You may even find you’ll get multiple offers.

Other timely skills: AJAX/Javascript, Objective C, Java, PHP or Ruby on Rails. Demand for iPhone programmers…