As Mobile App Developers, we are responsible for designing and developing user-centric mobile applications. We collaborate with other teams and clients to set specifications and requirements for apps. We build digital prototypes based upon the needs and requirements identified. Writing source codes is also part of our duty. We also Integrate these codes with the back-end through microservices. We perform customer-focused unit, integration, and functionality testing. We record and analyze the results of these tests. Working as Mobile App Developers, we troubleshoot bugs and errors. We upgrade existing applications. Finally, we create handbooks and technical documentation to represent app design and code.

Core tasks:

  • building cross-platform compatible mobile applications
  • integrating codes with the back-end through Java and microservices
  • conducting usability and functionality tests
  • updating existing applications following market trends


Years on other jobs

How many years do people usually work on other jobs before becoming a Mobile APP Developer?
5-7 years
Years on other jobs
On average, people work more than 5-7 years in other positions prior to becoming a Mobile APP Developer.

Position lifespan

How long does a Mobile APP Developer work in this position across multiple employers?
1-3 years
Position lifespan
On average, a Mobile APP Developer works in this position for 1-3 years across multiple employers.

Job hopper score

How likely is a Mobile APP Developer to change companies while holding the same title?
Job hopper score
The job hopper score is Medium for a Mobile APP Developer.

Career path

Path to job

Prior positions

Most people held these titles before becoming a Mobile APP Developer.
100 %
Software Engineer
Avg. length of tenure:3 years
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Fields of study

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Top educational institutions

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Brigham Young University-Idaho
Texas A&M University-Texarkana

Path after job

Subsequent positions

A Mobile APP Developer typically moves on to these titles.
66 %
Software Engineer
Avg. length of tenure:1 year
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34 %
IOS Developer
Avg. length of tenure:2 years
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Mobile APP Developer age distribution

Gender ratio

Mobile APP Developer gender distribution


Top employers

These companies currently have Mobile APP Developer positions open.
Manufacturing - Computer, Manufacturing - Communcations Equipment
Large size
Retail Trade
Large size


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