A recent Upwork study revealed a 300 percent uptick in hiring for those with skills related to VR last quarter. VR programmers were clearly in high demand, leading the list of nine other skills hiring managers look for most often on the platform. The study highlights the following skills: Virtual reality Natural language processing Econometrics Learning Management System (LMS) Neural-networks Penetration testing SEO auditing Image processing Asana work-tracking Facebook API development While virtual reality engineers may top the list, the overall theme might be described as data-specialists, programmers, and math experts. Natural language processing and neural-networks are both skills directly…

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