Since the launch of the first iPhone in 2007, the production and mainstream usage of smartphones has exploded. The device started a world of innovation in mobile technology, which was soon followed by a similar success from the growth of the mobile app.

Today, we rely on mobile applications to do just about everything, from keeping us organized and remember things, get and stay in shape or to pure entertainment. Millions of downloads later, the apps economy is getting stronger.

Mobile app development has created 466,000 jobs across all available platforms, according to a survey conducted by TechNet. This infographic, prepared by FrugalDad, lays out more statistics on the developing growth of the mobile app economy.

Growth Of The Mobile App