How Long Does It Take to Make An App: Infographic

Kinvey, backend service for apps, released this infographic based on conversations with 100 app developers.

Kinvey, backend service for apps, released this infographic based on conversations with 100 app developers.

“Of course, there’s a subtext to this graphic. Specifically, it doesn’t have to take 18 weeks to build v1 of your app. It can take a lot less time. The backend alone is estimated to require 10 weeks, but a backend as a service like Kinvey can dramatically reduce that time,” the company says.

Another thing to keep in mind before you go off and make an app: Most don’t make money.