What tech pros learned & what's next in 2016

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New year, new you? How about we skip all that played out resolution talk full of fickle and fleeting promises that tend to last a few weeks at most? Let’s cut to something a little more realistic: new year, new skills.

New skills? Now that’s something you can jump on board with, right? To get a feel for what to expect for this lap around the sun, we’ve highlighted what tech pros like yourself learned in 2015, and what you want to learn in 2016. Take a look!

What developers learned in 2015:

Top subjects for developers in 2015:

  • Web development
  • Mobile development
  • Big Data
  • Internet of Things
  • Cloud

Top developer tools in 2015:

  • Angular
  • .NET
  • C#
  • JavaScript
  • NodeJS

Most popular Pluralsight courses for developers:

What IT pros learned in 2015:

Top subjects for IT pros in 2015:

  • Security
  • Microsoft (general)
  • Networking
  • Cloud
  • Servers (general)

Top IT tools in 2015:

  • VMware
  • Cisco
  • PowerShell
  • SQL
  • SharePoint

Most popular Pluralsight courses for IT pros:

What creatives learned in 2015:

Top subjects for creatives in 2015:

  • Modeling
  • Animation
  • Game development
  • Rigging
  • Compositing

Top creative tools in 2015:

  • Maya
  • JavaScript
  • Python
  • ZBrush
  • 3ds Max

Most popular Pluralsight courses for creatives:

Top skills tech pros want to learn in 2016:

Top 3 skills for developers

Top 3 skills for IT pros

Top 3 skills for creatives

So forget new year, new you. Celebrate 2015's accomplishments, and focus on smarter you, new skills for 2016.

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