I always thought that mobile browser applications would overtake mobile apps – much like SaaS applications have overtaken desktop software. However, with privacy issues, geolocation, swiping and other mobile capabilities… it looks like mobile applications are here to stay. This infographic from Schools.com spells out the demand and the process your team can take to become mobile app developers.
Gartner predicts that by 2015 mobile app development projects will outnumber PC application projects by 4 to 1.Mobile app developers are reaping the benefits of 45 percent year over year employment growth, according to Bloomberg BusinessWeek. Dice.com reported a 100 percent increase in job posting for mobile app developers between 2010 and 2011.