Survey by SlashData

Developer Economics

20th Edition Survey is now closed!

It’s our 20th survey anniversary! Discover new questions, prizes, and surprise perks.

Time to complete: about 27 min


more than a survey 

we’re a community

55,000+ developers

165 countries

2 Surveys per year

  • What are the next trends in programming languages, developer tools, technology adoption, and beyond?

  • What are developers excited about? 

  • What challenges keep you up at night?

Share your views, discover & shape future trends on Web, Mobile, Desktop, Cloud, DevOps, Industrial IoT & Consumer Electronics, AR/VR, Apps/extensions for 3rd party ecosystems, Games, Machine Learning & AI, and Data Science!


& insights

Get access to key trends to help plan your next career move. The survey results will be published on, free for all developers who join the community. 

Win amazing


Everyone who completes the survey gets a virtual goodie bag packed with dev resources, data, and graphs. Sign up to enter prize draws worth over USD $17,000! More surprises hidden inside the survey. Plus, exclusive rewards for our loyal community members.


Give back

For each qualified survey response we will donate USD $0.10 to Black Girls Code,  empowering young women of colour to embrace the tech marketplace. Our goal is to reach USD $2,000 in donations. Take the survey to help us make a difference.


Your answers anonymised

We protect your privacy by anonymising all your answers. You can breathe a sigh of relief and answer truthfully!

what we do

with the data



We trade insights about emerging developer trends to help people behind dev tools, platforms, libraries, and support know what developers really need. Our research remains independent. No vendor, community or other partner owns our surveys or data.

Transparent methodology

Our sampling and analysis methods are available in all our reports on, free to download for all developers.


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who supports us


who we are

Developer Economics is an independent survey run by /Data, the leading analyst of the  developer economy. Our global surveys reach over 30,000 developers each year across 165+ countries, exploring trends and tracking developer experiences across platforms, languages, revenue models, verticals, tools, segments and regions.