Are you the best developer in your organisation or even your city? There’s only one way to find out- test your knowledge! The new Developer Economics survey Q4 2018 is now open until February 3rd, 2019 for all developers around the world who want check out how well they know popular languages, tools, platforms and frameworks.
Every year, more than 40,000 developers from 160+ countries around the world participate in this survey. Feeling particularly fond of a specific technology or absolutely loathe a certain framework? Have your say! This is also a chance for all developers to tell the industry what the real opportunities and challenges are and where to improve in 2019.
Prizes and perks
What do you get in return for your time? You may win one of a number of cool prizes worth the total of $12,000:
- Samsung S9 Plus, Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System,
- Filco Ninja Majestouch
- 2 Tenkeyless NKR Tactile Action Keyboard
- Developer licenses
- Udemy vouchers
Plus you can join the referral program, promote the survey and win up to $1000 in cash!
All participants will also get access to Developer Benchmarks, showing the top global trends and a copy of the “State of the Developer Nation 16th Edition” report with the key findings from this survey (coming up in Q1 2019).
For those who aren’t here just for the prizes and data, there’s an AI themed surprise at the end of the survey, so it’s worth completing to satisfy your curiosity!
You should do it if..
The survey is open to all developers involved in mobile, desktop, IoT, AR/VR, machine learning and data science, web, backend/cloud, and game development. It’s not just for professionals, hobbyists and students should take part too. The survey is available in English, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Russian, Japanese,and Korean, so pick the language that suits you and take the survey now.
Expect questions that ask your opinions and experiences with popular development tools, platforms, and technologies, as well as developer skills, monetisation, training, career development and much more. Examples of questions include:
- What sort of developer skills are the most important?
- What programming languages, tools or platforms are you using in your projects?
- What kind of resources are the most valuable when you want to learn something new?
Getting started is easy. Just click on the link and dive in! The survey is open until February 3rd, 2019 - hurry up!