Demand for mobile developers, whether its mobile Web or mobile application development, is on the rise in a big way. According to recent research by IDC and Appcelerator, 63 percent of 6,046 Titanium developers surveyed said their skills have seen "increased" or "greatly increased" demand from enterprises in the past six months.
Enterprise Demand is on the Rise
Demand is shifting from mainly B2C apps to B2B apps.
Developers identified tablets as the next emerging app platform. Android seems to be the exception, however, where 12 percent more developers favor smartphones.
Android Device Growth
Although the number of handsets is approaching 1 billion, this hasn't equated to the same amount of developer interest.