iPhone App Developer Profile

Ever since the Apple App Store became a hit, hundreds and thousands of app developers have joined the ecosystem. But not all are core iPhone app developers.

Some were into game development earlier and just opened up to the iPhone platform. A few others were J2ME and BREW app developers who started developing iPhone apps. So, what is the basic iPhone app developer profile like? A study by Flurry analytics shows the following profile distribution among iPhone app developers

Online (Google, eBay, Facebook, Zynga etc.) : 22%
Native iPhone (ngmoco, PageOnce, etc. ) : 20%
Traditional Gaming (EA, Activision, etc. ) : 19%
Retail & CPG (DKNY, Kraft,etc. ) : 17%
Traditional Media ( Disney, NY Times, etc. ) : 17%
Mobile (Digital Chocolate, eBuddy,etc. ) : 5%