Over that time period, the world itself has drastically changed. This year alone has pushed organisations across every industry to their boundaries and beyond. It’s turned employees into remote workers, using platforms such as Zoom or Teams to communicate, and government lockdowns have enabled organisations such as Netflix to see a significant increase in demand. All this wouldn’t have been possible without people who have coding as part of their skill set.
Computer coding has been transformed over the last two decades. To celebrate National Coding Week, teiss talked to a number of experts to find out why coding is such a vital skill Did you know that there are about 700 programming languages in the world? Around 17 years ago, C++ was the go-to coding language to learn. Now according to the TIOBE Index for September 2020, the top three most popular languages are currently C, Java and Python.