Pluralsight, an enterprise technology learning platform, has launched the Pluralsight Technology Index, an index of more than 300 software development technologies ranked by global demand and growth rate. Among the software development technologies listed in the index are languages, frameworks, libraries, data stores, and tools. Five data sources are being used for the Pluralsight Technology Index which includes GitHub, Stack Overflow, Google AdWords, YouTube, and Google Search. The index will be updated monthly, and it draws from 8 billion data points to calculate trending growth rates and popularity worldwide. The company will also provide an analysis of the technology rankings quarterly, and the first analysis is now available.
"Business leaders can only drive innovation in their companies if they have a pulse on the most powerful and upcoming languages, tools and frameworks and if they have the right skills on their teams to use them," said Nate Walkingshaw, chief experience officer at Pluralsight, in a prepared statement. "The Pluralsight Technology Index serves as a comprehensive source for evaluating which technologies and skills CIOs need to invest in."
You can view the Pluralsight Technology Index at https://www.pluralsight.com/tech-index.