The bar for entry into webdev has been consistently raising over the past few years. It's insane what's expected of beginners.

Recruiters are constantly asking for so many different technologies at once you could make an entire IT department out of them.

They want you to know both application development and application deployment. Be familiar with at least three different databases and/or cache stores, know your way around docker, shell scripting, possibly kubernetes as well.

This is madness


Formal webdev education is going to be necessary soon. Not just from the standpoint of teaching everything to the student, but normalize what is expected of them as well.

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