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As a software developer, will your skills continue to be in demand for the next 5 years?   [Edit]

Survey period: 22 Aug 2011 to 29 Aug 2011

Users are moving from traditional PCs to tablets and smartphones for many day to day tasks. With the end of the PC again being predicted, how do you feel about your future prospects?

OptionVotes% 
There will be a big increase in demand for those with my skills19624.97
There will be a modest increase in demand for those with my skills17422.17
The demand for developers with my skills will stay steady28936.82
There will be a modest decrease in demand for those with my skills678.54
There will be a big decrease in demand for those with my skills313.95
I'm not a developer283.57



 
GeneralRe: Who is not a developer? Pin
wizardzz23-Aug-11 4:40
wizardzz23-Aug-11 4:40 
GeneralRe: Who is not a developer? Pin
Nagy Vilmos23-Aug-11 4:43
professionalNagy Vilmos23-Aug-11 4:43 
GeneralRe: Who is not a developer? Pin
Rage25-Aug-11 12:00
professionalRage25-Aug-11 12:00 
GeneralRe: Who is not a developer? Pin
AspDotNetDev29-Aug-11 6:25
protectorAspDotNetDev29-Aug-11 6:25 
GeneralScope's really poor on this question Pin
Dan Neely22-Aug-11 4:00
Dan Neely22-Aug-11 4:00 
GeneralForgot, There will be a big increase in workload for those with my skills Pin
S Houghtelin22-Aug-11 3:45
professionalS Houghtelin22-Aug-11 3:45 
GeneralPC isn't going anywhere PinPopular
Nithin Sundar22-Aug-11 2:28
Nithin Sundar22-Aug-11 2:28 
GeneralEnd of PCs is just rubbish PinPopular
MarqW22-Aug-11 0:31
MarqW22-Aug-11 0:31 
Could you seriously contemplate doing your day to day data entry/programming/etc. on a frigging tablet or phone?

Get real.
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
KarstenK22-Aug-11 1:41
mveKarstenK22-Aug-11 1:41 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
Michael Bergman22-Aug-11 5:41
Michael Bergman22-Aug-11 5:41 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
lewax0022-Aug-11 11:07
lewax0022-Aug-11 11:07 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
hakz.code22-Aug-11 20:21
hakz.code22-Aug-11 20:21 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
MarqW22-Aug-11 20:41
MarqW22-Aug-11 20:41 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
Michael Bergman23-Aug-11 4:22
Michael Bergman23-Aug-11 4:22 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish Pin
lewax0023-Aug-11 7:34
lewax0023-Aug-11 7:34 
GeneralRe: End of PCs is just rubbish [modified] Pin
Michael Bergman23-Aug-11 12:36
Michael Bergman23-Aug-11 12:36 
GeneralSkill needs to be upgraded Pin
Anuj Tripathi22-Aug-11 0:23
Anuj Tripathi22-Aug-11 0:23 
GeneralNeeds another answer (or two, or three) Pin
OriginalGriff21-Aug-11 22:35
mveOriginalGriff21-Aug-11 22:35 
GeneralThe next big thing... Pin
Mehdi Gholam21-Aug-11 21:43
Mehdi Gholam21-Aug-11 21:43 
GeneralRe: The next big thing... Pin
GPUToaster™21-Aug-11 23:46
GPUToaster™21-Aug-11 23:46 
GeneralRe: The next big thing... Pin
Mehdi Gholam21-Aug-11 23:53
Mehdi Gholam21-Aug-11 23:53 
GeneralThis survey is the joke of the week Pin
R. Erasmus21-Aug-11 18:59
R. Erasmus21-Aug-11 18:59 
GeneralRe: This survey is the joke of the week Pin
Rob Grainger21-Aug-11 22:48
Rob Grainger21-Aug-11 22:48 
GeneralRe: This survey is the joke of the week Pin
M I developer21-Aug-11 23:38
professionalM I developer21-Aug-11 23:38 
GeneralRe: This survey is the joke of the week Pin
enhzflep22-Aug-11 9:05
enhzflep22-Aug-11 9:05 

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