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Which traits are important if you wish to be a developer?

Survey period: 11 Apr 2016 to 18 Apr 2016

Rate each trait from 1 = not important to 5 = super important for one to be a successful developer. (adapted from Will J Miller's suggestion)

OptionResponses Avg  
Ability to learn quickly1,3444.29
Communication skills1,3443.54
Creativity1,3443.88
Curiosity1,3444.11
General business acumen1,3442.79
Intelligence1,3444.03
Interests outside of technology1,3442.98
Knowledge and skill in specific technologies1,3443.61
Problem Solving skills1,3444.62
Soft skills / people skills / general likeability1,3443.14



 
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