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Over 7,000 web and software developers on the Mac took part in our survey - and helped us paint a picture of ...

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...is 29.6 years old and rather male.

...is 29.6 years old and rather male.

With 95% of participants being men, we hope to get more female developers with next year's survey!

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...gets up before 7 a.m.

...gets up before 7 a.m.

Bye bye, cliche: half of software developers get up before 7 a.m.!

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...loves to work from home.

...loves to work from home.

70% work (at least occasionally) from home.

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...works either solo or in a small team.

...works either solo or in a small team.

One quarter of devs work solo, another third work in teams of 20 or less.

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...has 5 or more years of experience.

...has 5 or more years of experience.

Most devs today have 5 or more years of experience under their belts.

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...spends at least 4 hours coding.

...spends at least 4 hours coding.

Each day, 4 or more hours are spent actually programming.

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...owns not only a Mac.

...owns not only a Mac.

Over 80% own also an iPhone and an iPad.

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...is an avid learner.

...is an avid learner.

Swift, Go, Ruby and Python are the most popular languages that devs want to learn.

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...uses Git for version control.

...uses Git for version control.

Git is (by far) the most used version control system amongst devs on the Mac.

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...contributes to Open Source projects.

...contributes to Open Source projects.

Almost one-third of devs contribute (at least occasionally) to Open Source projects.

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...adores Batman!

...adores Batman!

If being a developer wasn't already the best job in the world, most of us would apply for the jobs of Batman or Iron Man.

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...but who is average anyway?

...but who is average anyway?

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