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What is your favourite phase of software development?

Survey period: 13 May 2013 to 20 May 2013

The fun bits of any given project vary with the project, but generally, of the following, which do you look forward to the most?

OptionVotes% 
Preliminary Analysis and defining the product876.0887 votes, 6.08%
Design and Architecture42029.37420 votes, 29.37%
Project startup: writing the first code23816.64238 votes, 16.64%
Main development: cranking code within the defined framework40928.60409 votes, 28.60%
Product finishing. All the little fiddly bits473.2947 votes, 3.29%
QA, Testing and fixing the broken bits352.4535 votes, 2.45%
Deploying and installation191.3319 votes, 1.33%
Maintenance151.0515 votes, 1.05%
Planning / designing new features725.0372 votes, 5.03%
Adding new features886.1588 votes, 6.15%



 
GeneralGetting the girls PinprofessionalPIEBALDconsult19-May-13 10:01 
General... erm... when you collect the money? Pinmemberdevvvy17-May-13 15:11 
GeneralWhere's the "Seeing it finished and running" stage? PinmemberLloyd Atkinson16-May-13 22:10 
GeneralRe: Where's the "Seeing it finished and running" stage? Pinmemberabhi_here17-May-13 5:59 
GeneralBug hunting PinmemberBen Burnett15-May-13 9:07 
GeneralDesign and Arquitecture... PinmemberNelek14-May-13 22:45 
GeneralMain development: Cranking code, forget the framework PinmemberCDP180213-May-13 20:37 
GeneralRe: Main development: Cranking code, forget the framework PinmemberNelek14-May-13 22:43 
GeneralWhy radio buttons instead of checkboxes... PinmemberCristian Amarie13-May-13 10:31 
GeneralRe: Why radio buttons instead of checkboxes... PinmemberDan Neely14-May-13 10:46 
GeneralThey forgot my second-favorite phase: PinmemberQwertie13-May-13 10:06 
GeneralRe: They forgot my second-favorite phase: PinmemberDan Neely14-May-13 10:46 
GeneralThey forgot one... Pinmembermarsman_CA13-May-13 10:01 
GeneralIt really depends when I get in on the project... PinmemberDan Neely13-May-13 9:50 
GeneralNot listed PinmemberRoger Wright13-May-13 9:25 
GeneralRe: Not listed PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi17-May-13 6:49 
GeneralCranking out code PinmemberRon Anders13-May-13 7:25 
GeneralRefactoring! PinmemberHamed Mosavi13-May-13 7:18 
GeneralWhere's the Damn "Other" ? PinmemberW Balboos13-May-13 6:32 
GeneralWho are the (2) Maintenance guys? Do you really enjoy it? Pinmemberfabianocruz13-May-13 6:20 
GeneralRe: Who are the (2) Maintenance guys? Do you really enjoy it? Pinmemberryanb3113-May-13 9:17 
GeneralRe: Who are the (2) Maintenance guys? Do you really enjoy it? PinmemberEarl Truss13-May-13 11:41 
GeneralRe: Who are the (2) Maintenance guys? Do you really enjoy it? PinmemberNelek14-May-13 22:36 
Generalyou missed a phase PinprofessionalDennis E White13-May-13 5:02 
GeneralRe: you missed a phase PinmemberVivic13-May-13 5:14 
GeneralRe: you missed a phase PinprofessionalDennis E White13-May-13 5:16 
GeneralFirst lines of code PinmemberNemanja Trifunovic13-May-13 3:35 
GeneralRe: First lines of code PinmemberMalli_S15-May-13 3:42 
GeneralDesign and Architecture is usually the most challenging PinprofessionalAlexCode13-May-13 1:23 
GeneralRe: Design and Architecture is usually the most challenging PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:31 
GeneralMissing option PinmemberMladen Janković13-May-13 0:50 
GeneralMulti selection required. Pinprofessional_Amy13-May-13 0:44 
GeneralSuggestion for next poll Pinmemberjim lahey13-May-13 0:11 
GeneralRe: Suggestion for next poll PinmemberDan Neely13-May-13 9:53 
GeneralRe: Suggestion for next poll Pinmemberjim lahey13-May-13 22:53 
GeneralMissed Option PinprofessionalNagy Vilmos12-May-13 23:25 
GeneralRe: Missed Option PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:29 
GeneralRe: Missed Option PinprofessionalNagy Vilmos13-May-13 1:35 
GeneralRe: Missed Option PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:46 
GeneralRe: Missed Option PinprotectorOriginalGriff13-May-13 10:44 
GeneralRe: Missed Option PinprofessionalMike Hankey13-May-13 2:06 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pinmemberthrakazog13-May-13 8:46 
GeneralNeeds another option PinprotectorOriginalGriff12-May-13 22:39 
GeneralRe: Needs another option Pinmembervasil_ek12-May-13 23:11 
GeneralArchitecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi12-May-13 22:24 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA Pinmemberjim lahey13-May-13 0:27 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA PinmemberRob Grainger13-May-13 1:05 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA PinprofessionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:27 
GeneralYes the main developement PinmvpPrasad_Kulkarni12-May-13 22:15 
GeneralProject Analysis and Definition... Pinprofessional_Damian S_12-May-13 21:51 

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