Kubernetes, React Native and Redux have come up as the fast-emerging skills of choice for recruiters, it added.
Kubernetes has jumped 53 ranks up to 32 in a year, while React Native has jumped 59 ranks and Redux 40 ranks to stand at 42 and 66, respectively, according to the report.
Proficiency in skills like Kafka, Magento and Docker can also help job seekers gain a competitive edge, it said.
The report added that other much-needed skills include Typescript, GCP, Ansible, Spark, Servicenow, Architecture, Scala, Laravel, and PostgreSQL.
The report is based upon the hiring behaviour of over one lakh recruiters on the Naukri.com platform between July and September. The report outlined the top-100 skills that recruiters are looking for.
Naukri.com Chief Business Officer Pawan Goyal said, “With the launch of the Naukri Pulse initiative, we aim to empower jobseekers with credible hiring trends that will help them in their career advancement according to market requirements.”
He added that Naukri’s strong database has helped get trends based on recruiter actions and predict which skills will give candidates an edge over their peers. “While Naukri Pulse insights have been initiated for the IT domain, we plan to take it further to different sectors and functional areas in the coming months.”