Three decades ago assembler was an essential skill and sure pass to newly emerging digital world. Ever since then, digital systems progressively grew in complexity, and programming languages respectively evolved with them to higher levels of aggregation and abstraction.
With present level of development in IT and digital business platforms, low level programming skills no more play critical role in building and maintenance of enterprise solutions. Instead, BPM and EA become essential know-how giving the keys for creation of highly effective business applications.
The focus of the whole IT industry progressively shifts from programming towards architecture. BPM leads this essential trend in business, life and the whole way of thinking.