While growth in the IT industry as a whole continues at a brisk pace, some skills are hotter than others. "There are key areas of technology right now that are growing faster than others," says Dice.com president Shravan Goli. "What's interesting is that this growth stretches across a variety of industries.
The 10 job categories that follow represent the fastest-growing IT skills based on year-over-year growth in mentions in Dice.com's job postings. Skills made the list by being included in more than 1,000 postings. The growth rates listed are based on the ratio of current mentions compared mentions from September 2013.