The State of the Developer Nation survey is now closed

The State of the Developer Nation Q1 2017 report is going to be published in February. Subscribe here for a free copy.

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What happens next?

The State of Developer Nation survey is now closed, - thank you all for contributing!

Stay tuned for the draw of the survey prizes!

If you are among the winners your will receive a personal e-mail. Winners will also be announced in our newsletter and website.

If you are eligible as a participant for an Amazon voucher or a 3-month free O'Reilly Safari Books Online Subscription, you will also be contacted in person via e-mail, come end of January.

Don't forget that the State of the Developer Nation Q1 2017 report is going to be published in February.

Subscribe here for a FREE copy

The survey covers all types of software development

Mobile
MOBILE
Desktop
DESKTOP
Web
WEB
Cloud
CLOUD
IoT
IoT
Games
GAMES
AR/VR
AR/VR
ML
MACHINE LEARNING
Prizes

Prizes

We have a load of cool prizes up for grabs, including an Oculus Rift headset, a Pixel Phone, Udemy courses and many, many more. All participants who complete the survey enter a prize draw (held in January).

Knowledge

Knowledge

We’ll make the key findings from this survey available as a free report in February. After completing the survey, you’ll also get the chance to see how your responses compare to other devs’ in your country.

Fun

Fun

This is a survey that’s actually fun! Once you complete it, you’ll get to find out what kind of character you’d be in a fantasy world, based on your responses: A mage? A bard? A dragon slayer? Take the survey and find out!

What kind of a developer are you?

If you lived in a fantasy universe, would you be a mage, a ranger or a fighter?

This survey is now more personalised than ever before! As soon as you finish the survey, you'll get a personalised profile based on your choices, showing what type of developer you are. Trust us - the results will be full of surprises!

ALCHEMIST

ALCHEMIST

RANGER

RANGER

DUELIST

DUELIST

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Participant's Comments

  • I'm very happy, because I'm winner of a prize for participated in Developer Tools Benchmarking 2016 survey, Thanks @visionmobile

    @DiogoDRdeSa

    By winning this prize, you have given me the opportunity to learn more about new technologies that I always wanted to learn. Thank you very much once again

    @polydefkis12

  • Mi principal herramienta de trabajo es SAP, pero esta encuesta ya me ha dado mas amplia visión sobre otras formas de desarrollar

    This was the first time I had fun completing a survey! Good Job!

  • I'm always happy to help the profession and it's nice to get something back like this!

    @andydentperth

    I'm working as a developer nearly seven months, so it could say that my level is staying between student and professional. All the answers based on my experiences an extended working time. After taking the survey, I have realized what learning path to improve more knowledge as a developer. Thanks for the review.

  • I'm very happy, because I'm winner of a prize for participated in Developer Tools Benchmarking 2016 survey, Thanks @visionmobile

    @DiogoDRdeSa

  • By winning this prize, you have given me the opportunity to learn more about new technologies that I always wanted to learn. Thank you very much once again

    @polydefkis12

  • Mi principal herramienta de trabajo es SAP, pero esta encuesta ya me ha dado mas amplia visión sobre otras formas de desarrollar

  • This was the first time I had fun completing a survey! Good Job!

  • I'm always happy to help the profession and it's nice to get something back like this!

    @andydentperth

  • I'm working as a developer nearly seven months, so it could say that my level is staying between student and professional. All the answers based on my experiences an extended working time. After taking the survey, I have realized what learning path to improve more knowledge as a developer. Thanks for the review.

Prizes

We have dozens of prizes up for grabs in this survey! All winners will be determined in a prize draw that will be held in January. Check out the different types of prizes

Mega Prizes

Mega Prizes

These are the top prizes included in the survey! There’s a prize for all tastes!

Conferences & courses

Conferences & courses

Software, passes to cool dev conferences, and access to online courses - all the resources a developer needs!

Prizes for Panel Members

Prizes for Panel Members

These are prizes reserved for members of our panel . Not a member of our panel? Not a problem, you can sign up during the survey.

Mega Prizes

Oculus Rift headset

1x Oculus Rift headset

Surface Pro 3 (sponsored by Microsoft)

2x Surface Pro 3 (sponsored by Microsoft)

Apple Watch Series 2

1x Apple Watch Series 2

Pixel Phone 32GB

1x Pixel Phone 32GB

Meccano MeccaNoid G15 KS

1x Meccano MeccaNoid G15 KS

Unity Plus 1 year subscription

1x Unity Plus 1 year subscription

Digital Ocean credit ($300)

1x Digital Ocean credit ($300)

Data Science: Data to Insights MIT Course

1x Data Science: Data to Insights MIT Course

Frontend Masters Yearly licenses (sponsored by Frontend Masters)

3x Frontend Masters Yearly licenses (sponsored by Frontend Masters)

BlackBerry DTEK50

1x BlackBerry DTEK50

Windows IoT RP2 Kits (sponsored by Microsoft)

4x Windows IoT RP2 Kits (sponsored by Microsoft)

Intel Joule 570X dev kit (sponsored by Intel)

1x Intel Joule 570X dev kit (sponsored by Intel)

Conferences & courses

Annual SitePoint Premium memberships (sponsored by Sitepoint)

3x Annual SitePoint Premium memberships (sponsored by Sitepoint)

Machine Learning Mastery Ebooks - Super Bundle

1x Machine Learning Mastery Ebooks - Super Bundle

Udemy courses (up to $80 USD)

5x Udemy courses (up to $80 USD)

Raspberry Pi 3 & Pi-Blox Lego® Compatible Case

10x Raspberry Pi 3 & Pi-Blox Lego® Compatible Case

ES6.io beginners course (sponsored by ES6)

1x ES6.io beginners course (sponsored by ES6)

CloudAcademy Professional subscription - 3 months

1x CloudAcademy Professional subscription - 3 months

Codeplace Professional subscription - 12 months (sponsored by Codeplace)

1x Codeplace Professional subscription - 12 months (sponsored by Codeplace)

Dev stickers

30x Dev stickers

IoT Evolution Expo - IoT Certification Series pass (sponsored by TMC)

1x IoT Evolution Expo - IoT Certification Series pass (sponsored by TMC)

AnDevCon Conference pass (sponsored by BZ Media)

1x AnDevCon Conference pass (sponsored by BZ Media)

InterDrone Conference pass (sponsored by BZ Media)

1x InterDrone Conference pass (sponsored by BZ Media)

Scaling Organizations, Microservices, and Containers - online conference

1x Scaling Organizations, Microservices, and Containers - online conference

Prizes for panel members

LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3

2x LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 tablets (sponsored by Intel)

2x Asus ZenPad S 8.0 tablets (sponsored by Intel)

T-shirts

20x T-shirts

Media Partners

Developer Economics is the largest independent survey. Our Media Partners, large and small, are important pillars in our outreach to the global developer community, helping us reach developers of all shapes and sizes. See below the list of Media Partners are who are supporting the outreach for this survey.

Diamond Partners

Platinum Partners

Gold Partners

Silver Partners

Bronze Partners