The Best Programming Languages to Know Now for Landing a Job

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Core differences between Python and Java

  • Java is object-oriented while in Python it is optional to use the objects
  • Java the JVM which requires more resources for processing
  • Python is an interpretive language where you only need an interpreter running
  • Python is used a lot in DevOps
  • Most enterprise software is written in Java; it’s the new Cobol
  • Most Android development is done in Java
  • Back-end (PHP, Go, Ruby, and Python)
  • Java with Hadoop for big data processing (e.g., leveraging the processing power of Amazon’s web servers)
  • Scala with Spark for high throughput data streaming (e.g., streaming related to online gaming)
  • iOS (Swift, Objective-C)
  • Android (Java, Kotlin)

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