Other highlights from the study:
- Visibility for their apps is the biggest complaint that developers have about app stores in general with 37% citing this as the biggest problem.
- Paid apps with no ads is the monetization model more developers use followed by subscriptions.
- Games are the most likely type of apps to wind up in app stores, with 27% placing that type of app in a store, followed by business apps at 21% and productivity apps at 20%.
Check out the cool infographic below from WebPageFX showing some of the data regarding the ‘Store Wars’. It is pretty cool to know that BlackBerry developers are the most profitable, but then again the average top 100 app is priced at almost $6 compared to the lowest in Apple App Store at $2. The average BlackBerry user is said to have only 15 installed apps, as opposed to iPhone at 48 and Android at 35. Sound off in the comments letting us know how many paid apps you usually rock.