Developer Relations

What Are The Main Challenges For Developer Programs?

As companies increasingly rely on developers to drive innovation and build cutting-edge products, the importance of effective developer programs has become more crucial than ever. That's why we are excited to announce the launch of the annual Developer Program Leaders survey, organized by our partners at SlashData, a leading market research company.

By participating in this survey, you'll have the opportunity to contribute to a collective effort to better understand the challenges faced by developer program managers and help shape the future of the industry. Whether you're a developer relations practitioner, a developer marketing practitioner, a community manager, or any other professional working in or with developer programs, we invite you to take part in the survey and share your insights with us.

About The Survey

This is an opportunity for us to hear directly from those who work with developer programs and to gain a better understanding of the challenges they face.

The survey is a community effort and we invite all developer program managers to participate. By taking the survey, you'll help us to better understand how you prioritize your resources and activities, and we'll be able to offer valuable insights into how you compare with other professionals in the field.

If you're interested in participating, it'll take about 8 minutes to complete the survey. Simply click here to take part and let your voice be heard!

Who Can Participate?

We're looking for professionals who are working in or with developer programs. This includes professionals in the following roles:

  • Developer relations practitioners
  • Developer marketing practitioners
  • Developer product architects/engineers
  • Community managers
  • VP/director/manager of a developer program
  • Analyst/analyst relations/research managers
  • Product management
  • General marketing (non-developer specific)
  • General management (CxO/VP/director/founder)
  • And many more!

If you're involved in any capacity with developer programs, we encourage you to participate in the survey and share your insights with us. Your input is crucial to helping us understand the challenges and opportunities faced by developer program managers.

What Do Participants Gain?

By taking the survey, participants will gain:

  1. Access to the survey results: You'll have unlimited access to the survey results, which will be presented in a report that highlights key graphs and insights.
  2. An opportunity to participate in an interactive session: You'll be able to participate in an interactive session where SlashData’s research analysts and the DevRelX community will come together to discuss the survey findings. If you're not already a member of the DevRelX community, you can join here.
  3. A chance to win exclusive DevRelX swag: As a token of appreciation, the community will be giving away exclusive DevRelX swag to some lucky survey participants.
  4. A chance to contribute to a collective effort: By taking the survey, you'll become involved in a collective effort to understand and improve how your peers work and set their strategy. Your input is crucial to helping us create a better future for developer programs.

What Types Of Questions Does This Survey Ask?

  • Which regional markets does your strategy target?
  • Which resources take most of your budget?
  • What are the main challenges for your Developer Relations efforts this year?
  • Do you segment your developer audience? How?

Results From The Previous Survey Wave

By responding you will gain access to more insights like these:

Do you want to help professionals elevate their DevRel game? Have your say!