Software development skills matrix template

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With our free software development skills matrix template, you will receive a clear overview of the skills that are present in your organization, as well as those that are missing. Using this information, you can develop and implement a plan to ensure that your employees’ skills are up to date, comprehensive, compliant, and ready for the future.

  • Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate
  • AWS Certified Developer - Associate
  • CompTIA A+ Certification
  • CompTIA Network+ Certification
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 11 Developer
  • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I
  • Google Certified Professional Cloud Developer
  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA)
  • Certified Software Tester (CSTE)
  • Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 11 Developer

Related skills

Programming: Software developers must have strong programming skills to develop software applications. Certifications such as the Oracle Certified Java Programmer or the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) demonstrate expertise in programming.

Web development: With the rise of web applications, software developers must be skilled in web development technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Certifications such as the Certified Web Developer (CIW) from the Certified Internet Web Professionals (CIW) demonstrate expertise in web development.

Database management: Software developers must have knowledge of database management systems and SQL to create and manage databases. Certifications such as the Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional or the Microsoft Certified Database Administrator demonstrate expertise in database management.

Agile development: Agile software development methodologies are increasingly popular and require developers to be skilled in techniques such as Scrum and Kanban. Certifications such as the Certified Scrum Developer (CSD) from the Scrum Alliance demonstrate expertise in Agile development.

Problem solving: Software developers must be skilled problem-solvers to debug code and develop effective solutions. Certifications such as the Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) from IEEE Computer Society demonstrate problem-solving skills.


Skills management software can help software development organizations keep up with new technologies and programming languages, maintain employee certifications, and improve individual and company-wide skills to create more effective software solutions.

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