In a different thread wimdecorte said "I do a fair bit of C# and Ruby coding". I've noticed a lot of experienced FM developers and FM development houses integrate FM with other technologies/platforms/code.
I've only worked professionally as a developer for the last 5 years. My background is not IT. I'm a Pastor, but currently part time, so have been supporting my family with FM development work. Given the time constraints of the above, I've been wondering for some time if I should try to pick up some additional skills that would be complementary to FM, or just concentrate on FM alone. I did a few online lessons in PHP a couple of years ago and started to have a look at Xcode, but haven't pursued anything further.
My questions to the FM community:
1. Is there a future for an FM developer who doesn't have skills in complementary technologies/platforms/code?
2. If I was to invest the time into learning something else what would be the best thing to learn.
Looking forward to hearing what others think?