Web development is rapidly changing and new software is continuously being introduced. The development trends also change and software companies in Canada here are a few trends you can count on in the coming year.
Being in web development, you would have heard of Docker. This open-source tool will be handy for developers. Docker is basically a container to run your applications anywhere after development. The same container can run on your personal computer or on a Virtual machine or on the cloud. So the use of containers will grow and will gain more security features enabling easy development.
The use of Java is declining and this will continue. Instead, Node.js or Spark will be used. Of course, you need to know Java to be trained in Node.js or Spark, but these new technologies will take over. So as web developers it is essential to update yourself with these languages as they are in demand.
NoSQL is being adopted by a large number of companies. This is mainly because of the flexibility it offers in terms of scalability, performance, and the data model. Big giants like Google, Facebook, and Amazon have adopted NoSQL mainly because their business revolves around the internet. As there are more and more internet-based applications being developed within enterprises, NoSQL has significant opportunity to penetrate as it is highly scalable and does not require a fixed schema like other relational databases.