What databases are in high demand in 2020? What plays a big role in developers’ choice of job?

or StackOverflow Developer Survey 2020 Analysis

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For ten years now, StackOverflow has been conducting an annual Developer Survey. The survey results have been made publicly available, and they have been analyzed from many different angles to bring light into a developer profile and trends in the industry.

As a developer, I am a frequent user of StackOverflow, and always find it very helpful. As a user, I am amazed how much community cooperation takes place in StackOverflow. …


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and my experience with application and interview process with Leap

In this article I will introduce you to Microsoft Leap Apprenticeship program. I will share my experience of going through the application and interview process. I will also provide tips for future applicants. This article is divided in two due to its length. In part one, I will explain what Leap is about and discuss eligibility requirements. In part two, I will explain application, interview process, post-selection, and problems I faced. My tips and observations come in part two.

Outline

1. About Leap Program

2. Eligibility

3. Application process

4. Interview process

5. Results and post-selection

My experience

From here onward, I will write my personal experience with the Leap program. While doing so, I will cover some details of eligibility requirements, application process and post selection steps. …


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Photo by Jamie Street on Unsplash

and my experience with application and interview process with Leap

In this article I will introduce you to Microsoft Leap Apprenticeship program. I will share my experience of going through the application and interview process. I will also provide tips for future applicants. This article is divided in two due to its length. In part one, I will explain what Leap is about and discuss eligibility requirements. In part two, I will explain application, interview process, post-selection, and problems I faced. My tips and observations come in part two.

Outline

1. About Leap Program

2. Eligibility

3. Application process

4. Interview process

5. Results and post-selection

About the Leap Program

Microsoft Leap program is an apprenticeship program that gives a chance to participants to work with Microsoft teams on real projects for 16 weeks (four months). …


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credit: threatpost.com

A company I applied for a job, asked me to learn ColdFusion and create a shopping cart on ColdFusion or Lucee in a week. I liked the idea and thought that was a nice way of leveling the playing field for every job candidate.

I took up the assignment and immersed myself into learning a completely new language. I found the process both exciting and challenging. I loved learning the new language, and once again was amazed by how human minds creatively come up with different ways to build products and solve problems. I found the task challenging, because there are not a lot of resources available on the language and the existing ones are not consistent to teach yourself about ColdFusion and related technologies. …


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Let’s talk about JavaScript basics.

Lexical structure

JavaScript is a case-sensitive language.

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and

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are not the same. Because “World” in the second variable starts with a capital W, they are considered two different variables.

JavaScript uses camelCase. There are other styles such as CamelCase, my_variable and etc.

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in JavaScript is a right way of using camelCase.

To print or write a data, we use console.log method.

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We wrapped “Hello Word” in the first console.log with quotation marks, because “Hello World” is a string, which is a data type in JavaScript. Strings need to be wrapped with either “” or ‘’. Then we created a variable, a kind of a container to hold our “Hello!” …

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