Most popular programming/development tools used by software developers worldwide, as of 2015

Leading tools used for software development globally 2015 The statistic displays the top tools used by software developers worldwide, as of April 2015. According to the survey, 31 percent of software developers employed database modeling and design tools.
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Share of respondents
Code text editors58%
IDEs56%
SQL databases50%
Debuggers49%
Testing tools42%
Bug-tracking software40%
UI design and prototyping tools38%
Project management tools38%
Code analysis tools36%
Performance profiling tools33%
DB modeling and design tools31%
App servers and middleware31%
Requirements management tools29%
System and object-modeling tools25%
Cross-platform mobile AD tools24%
Load and stress testing tools23%
Release management tools22%
Commercial software components22%
Business rules engines16%
NoSQL databases15%
Share of respondents
Code text editors58%
IDEs56%
SQL databases50%
Debuggers49%
Testing tools42%
Bug-tracking software40%
UI design and prototyping tools38%
Project management tools38%
Code analysis tools36%
Performance profiling tools33%
DB modeling and design tools31%
App servers and middleware31%
Requirements management tools29%
System and object-modeling tools25%
Cross-platform mobile AD tools24%
Load and stress testing tools23%
Release management tools22%
Commercial software components22%
Business rules engines16%
NoSQL databases15%
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The statistic displays the top tools used by software developers worldwide, as of April 2015. According to the survey, 31 percent of software developers employed database modeling and design tools.
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Release date
August 2015
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
April 2015
Number of respondents
855 respondents
Special properties
Software developers
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