It does not cease to amaze me how large corporate marketing machines sucesfully create false perceptions. I mean, everyone knows Java is the language skill de jour. At least Sun, IBM and Oracle would like you to believe so. Or, was it C#? No need to spell out who wants you to believe that ;-).
Anyway, here’s a question: What is the most wanted programming language skill in U.S. today?
Hint: before you answer, think again.