Survey Results
H1 2016

Overview

This is a summary of the key results from our April-June 2016 Developer Economics survey, which reached 16,500+ developers across 150+ countries. These graphs are a complement to our State of the Developer Nation Q3 2016 report. The graphs are broken down into five categories: key development trends, mobile, IoT, desktop, cloud, IoT, and machine learning.

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  • 1. key development trends

    • A. Roles in app development

      What’s the breakdown of roles in app development?

    • B. Programming languages

      Which are the most popular programming languages?

    • C. Company sizes

      How are developers distributed across companies of different sizes?

  • 2. mobile

    • A. Mobile platforms

      Which mobile platforms do developers use?

    • B. Mobile app categories

      Which mobile app categories are developers targeting?

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    • C. Mobile target audiences

      Which audiences are primarily targeted by mobile developers?

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    • D. Mobile business models

      How do mobile developers make money?

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  • 3. desktop

    • A. Desktop platforms

      Which desktop platforms do developers use?

    • B. Desktop app categories

      Which are the most popular desktop application categories for developers?

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    • C. Desktop target audiences

      Which audiences are primarily targeted by desktop developers?

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    • D. Desktop business models

      How do desktop developers make money?

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  • 4. cloud

    • A. Cloud developer segmentation

      What is the breakdown of cloud developers across professionals and hobbyists or students?

    • B. Cloud target audiences

      Which audiences are primarily targeted by cloud developers?

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    • C. Cloud business models

      How do cloud developers make money?

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  • 5. IoT

    • A. IoT markets

      Which IoT markets do developers target?

    • B. IoT projects

      Which IoT projects are developers undertaking?

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    • C. IoT target audiences

      Which audiences are primarily targeted by IoT developers?

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    • D. IoT business models

      How do IoT developers make money?

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  • 6. machine learning

    • A. Machine Learning expertise

      What is the breakdown of machine learning developers / data scientists across professionals and hobbyists or students?

  • 7. About the data

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