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IoT Developers Wanted: 4.5 Million by 2020

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IoT Developers Wanted: 4.5 Million by 2020

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As a developer, it's always good to know which way the job trends are going - you know, which database is everybody all about this week - but according to VisionMobile, it looks like they're all going to the same place: the Internet of Things.

In particular, VisionMobile estimates a 4.2 million increase in the number of IoT developers over the next six years - from 300,000 to 4,500,000:

So, whether you're interested in fancy thermostats, killer robots, or any number of other more practical IoT endeavors, it looks like there will be a place for you.


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