Mobile Application development is one of the fastest rising industries in the world, and the number of mobile application developer and their potential salaries are growing steadily. The mobile app market itself was worth $5 billion as of 2011, with mobile application revenue estimated to reach $46 billion by 2016. This new infographic, commissioned by the Application Developers Alliance and designed by Infogr8, reveals the results of a survey released by GigaOM and the Alliance. The survey gives a clearer idea of who application developers are, what they’re earning, and the current and predicted future states of the applications market. It is estimated that by 2016 mobile app revenue will reach $46 billion.