dcsimg
September 16, 2019
Hot Topics:

60% of App Developers Make Less than $500 Per Month, Says Vision Mobile

  • July 13, 2015
  • By Developer.com Staff

According to Vision Mobile's Q1 Mobile Megatrends 2015 report, 60 percent of mobile developers make less than $500 per month, which Vision Mobile calls the "app poverty line." That's actually a decrease from 67 percent in 2013. Other noteworthy takeaways from the report include the following:

  • 15 percent of app developers generate no revenue.
  • About 11 percent of mobile development firms generate more than $10,000 in revenue per month, a level considered sustainable.
  • 800,000 new people join the mobile development industry each year.
  • Only 20 percent of mobile developers target enterprises.
  • 53 percent of developers are involved in Internet of Things (IoT) projects.

The report also notes, "App stores alone cannot sustain the developer population. E-commerce is and will stay the winning app revenue model."

View article







Enterprise Development Update

Don't miss an article. Subscribe to our newsletter below.


Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date