SEATTLE APP DEVELOPERS ARE PAVING THE WAY
Some of the biggest companies in the world are headquartered in Washington. With the biggest in the world headquarted in Seattle, Washington and bringing in $104 billion over the past 12 months according to the numbers crunched by Macro Trends as of June 30, 2019, Amazon, is paving the way in delivery and technology. The tech giant has been heavily engaged in cloud wars with Microsoft and a couple of other large competitors. Amazon's cloud-based solution, Amazon Web Services (AWS), represented approximately 10% of Amazon's total revenues from 2018.
We decided to survey the top 10 biggest companies headquartered in Washington and found that they all are using mobile applications to either provide another outlet that is convenient for consumers or to improve in-house processes. When most people think of mobile applications, they think of either games(Angry Bird), ecommerce (Amazon), or some type of utility (Fitbit). But, the truth is, most progressive companies are utilizing apps to improve processes within their own organization.
With a properly designed mobile app, you can enable your internal staff team with a convenient resource that can allow them to improve processes and work more efficiently. Contact Diverse Programmers to help get the ball rolling on your next mobile application in Seattle. If you have any questions or you are not sure where to start, ask us! We're here to help.
MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT IN SEATTLE
Seattle has been gaining traction in the development of mobile applications and websites due to the booming local economy. The state of Washington as a whole, mainly assisted by the state's capital, ranked as the nation's fastest growing economy, according to this CNBC article.
Interestingly enough, the companies that raised the largest rounds in the Seattle-area, were mobile application centric. The largest round was raised by the on-demand trucking application company, Convoy at $185 million. The second largest round in 2018 was raised by Rover, the dog-sitting startup, after merging with DogVacay.
Seattle ranked number five in Total dollar amount of VC capital invested into startups and number seven for Top Cities For Entrepreneurs & Startups according to a study conducted by Innovate Network.
What to look for when Hiring:
- Accessibility - Is the company easy to get in touch with? During business hours, we usually get back within an hour. We make sure to get back to all inquiries within 24 hours.
- Affordability - This not only comes down to the price of the services offered, but many other factors from start to finish and after the job is done.
- Certifications - We are also certified cloud solutions architects, offering ongoing hosting and support.
- Quality - We offer high quality design and development for websites, mobile, smart watch and other IoT applications.
THE FUTURE OF MOBILE TECH IS LOOKING UP IN SEATTLE
With some of the largest tech giants headquarted in Seattle, it's no wonder the future is looking so bright for Seattle app developers.
On May 16, 2019, the state of Washington and the country of Norway signed an innovation pact in Seattle, that connects technology and maritime industries. The key players that signed the agreement agree that it is important to keep the green revolution going and that without a healthy planet, our economies will also suffer.
Washington state consistently ranks near the top for innovation, and 2019 is another year it has done just that. On May 18, 2019 the state was ranked second for most innovative state in the United States according to WalletHub's annual innovation index. Software and mobile development are at the forefront of the state's innovation. Ask us what we can do for your company in terms of automation, web and a mobile app.
SOFTWARE AND APP DEVELOPERS RAISE MILLIONS PER YEAR IN SEATTLE
Millions are raised in VC funding every year in Seattle, WA. It makes sense because you have ex-engineers from some of the biggest and best companies in the world. When they create a stable product, it's often enticing for investors and they wonder if you may be the next big thing or if they can ride the wave and sell their shares later after future rounds have taken place.
Let's take a look at the $130m in venture capital raised by these 5 Seattle companies in June, 2019. Interestly, one of the companies on the list only does transactions through mobile devices. Possible Finance, lets people borrow small loan amounts of up to $500 through its mobile-only app. You can apply within minutes and pay back over a longer duration of time.
COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH SEATTLE APP DEVELOPMENT FOR ANDROID AND IOS
Costs can vary from project to project and company to company - so it's important to know what may cause costs to be more or less expensive from one developer or development company to the next.
First, the cost may be lower if the company does not have as much experience or depending on if they use on-shore or off-shore talent. We make sure to use a mix of both on-shore and off-shore developers to give our clients the quality they deserve and keep the costs in check.
You will also save money the more projects the company has handled that is similar to your target scope, as they will be able to better define the hours needed to complete the project with their developers. On every project with Diverse Programmers, you will have a dedicated and certified solutions architect that has the experience required to save you money and develop a sound product.
We offer different options on pricing to best suite your company and situation. We are also offering $1,000 clickable prototypes! Be sure to ask a Diverse Programmers representative if you have any questions or hesitations about moving forward today and we will have a specialist try to help you get the ball rolling and questions you have answered.
MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT ONGOING SUPPORT
Also, where and how you host your application matters. Did you know we are also certified cloud solutions architects? We offer ongoing hosting and support for your mobile application.