To say that the global app industry is booming is an understatement. The growth in the mobile app market is particularly exciting, with an estimated 197 billion1 consumer app downloads in 2017.
According to SensorTower, global mobile app revenue grew 35% in 2017 to nearly US$60 billion2. App Annie estimates that global mobile app revenue will reach US$189 billion by 2020, up 2.7 times from US$70 billion in 20152.
In Singapore, companies are finding it difficult to fill vacancies for programmers like app developers. According to an article in The New Paper4, there is great demand for IT talent and skills, and this has translated into higher wages4.
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What Will I Learn?
What will our future phones and devices do? In this programme, you will learn the theory, design, technqiues and practices used to develop software systems for the internet and cloud, with a dfocus on web-based client server applications and mobile applications.
You will learn advanced web programming, mobile applcation development for major mobile operation systems platforms, cloud computing, server database management and programming, XML and web services, and cross-platform development.
The programmes are accredited at the professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).
- Web Application Developer
- Mobile Application Developer
- Mobile Games Server Developer
- Net Web Application Developer
1School.com article dated 09 Nov 2017
2Sensor Tower Blog dated 05 Jan 2018
3App Annie’s App Monetisation Report dated 2 Nov 2016
4The New Paper article dated 27 Feb 2018