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Trends on the startup job market
Newest Marketing Skills marketing
06 Oct 2015

While few in numbers, the role of DevOps remains the most lucrative at early stage startups. DevOps engineers, by definition, are the jack of all trades of the engineering team - typically they are responsible for streamlining and facilitating the intersection between automation, deployment, operations, and site reliability at scale.

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The New Must Have DevOps Skill devops
20 Aug 2015

While few in numbers, the role of DevOps remains the most lucrative at early stage startups. DevOps engineers, by definition, are the jack of all trades of the engineering team - typically they are responsible for streamlining and facilitating the intersection between automation, deployment, operations, and site reliability at scale.

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Startup Job Trends

  • April 1st
  • Demand for Business Development jobs has more than doubled over the past month. Learn how to tell better business stories that sell in one month.

  • Machine Learning is trending as a Backend Developer skill.

  • March 2nd
  • Rapid Protyping is the fastest growing UI UX Designer skill. Learn how to build an MVP in just one month.

  • Feb 26th
  • Demand for Ruby developers is down 54% compared to last month.

  • Feb 21st
  • Hardware Engineer salaries are up 23% over the past three months.

  • Feb 1st
  • The total startup job market has increaded 76% month over month.

  • Jan 14th
  • Docker has become an essential skill for DevOps job seekers.

  • Jan 2nd
  • Operations salaries are down 21% since last month.

  • Jan 1st
  • The total startup job market passed 3,000 monthly jobs for the first time.

  • Sept 29th
  • Average marketing salary has increased 5 months in a row.

  • Sept 16th
  • Average developer salary has passed $100,000.

  • Sept 10th
  • Demand for product marketing skills among marketers is up over 300% over the past two months.

  • Aug 20th
  • Demand for Ansible in DevOps roles has grown by 167% this month. Read our analysis.

  • Aug 1st
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  • Developer jobs declined by 18% in the month of July to 460.

  • Sales jobs are the fastest growing role, increasing by 50% to 704.

  • July 28
  • AngularJS is up 20% as requirement for full stack developer jobs. Get started by learning JavaScript

  • Jul 26
  • Growth hacking skill grew by 73% for all marketing jobs. Learn growth hacking in just one month.

  • Average salary for designers has been trending up 33% over the last four months to $96,134. Get started by learning UX design.