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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%



 
GeneralRe: you missed a phase Pin
Dennis E White13-May-13 5:16
professionalDennis E White13-May-13 5:16 
GeneralFirst lines of code Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic13-May-13 3:35
memberNemanja Trifunovic13-May-13 3:35 
GeneralRe: First lines of code Pin
Malli_S15-May-13 3:42
memberMalli_S15-May-13 3:42 
GeneralDesign and Architecture is usually the most challenging Pin
AlexCode13-May-13 1:23
professionalAlexCode13-May-13 1:23 
GeneralRe: Design and Architecture is usually the most challenging Pin
Marco Bertschi13-May-13 1:31
professionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:31 
GeneralMissing option Pin
Mladen Janković13-May-13 0:50
memberMladen Janković13-May-13 0:50 
GeneralMulti selection required. Pin
_Amy13-May-13 0:44
professional_Amy13-May-13 0:44 
GeneralSuggestion for next poll Pin
jim lahey13-May-13 0:11
memberjim lahey13-May-13 0:11 
GeneralRe: Suggestion for next poll Pin
Dan Neely13-May-13 9:53
memberDan Neely13-May-13 9:53 
GeneralRe: Suggestion for next poll Pin
jim lahey13-May-13 22:53
memberjim lahey13-May-13 22:53 
GeneralMissed Option Pin
Nagy Vilmos12-May-13 23:25
professionalNagy Vilmos12-May-13 23:25 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
Marco Bertschi13-May-13 1:29
professionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:29 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
Nagy Vilmos13-May-13 1:35
professionalNagy Vilmos13-May-13 1:35 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
Marco Bertschi13-May-13 1:46
professionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:46 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
OriginalGriff13-May-13 10:44
protectorOriginalGriff13-May-13 10:44 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
Mike Hankey13-May-13 2:06
professionalMike Hankey13-May-13 2:06 
GeneralRe: Missed Option Pin
thrakazog13-May-13 8:46
memberthrakazog13-May-13 8:46 
GeneralNeeds another option Pin
OriginalGriff12-May-13 22:39
protectorOriginalGriff12-May-13 22:39 
GeneralRe: Needs another option Pin
vasil_ek12-May-13 23:11
membervasil_ek12-May-13 23:11 
GeneralArchitecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA Pin
Marco Bertschi12-May-13 22:24
professionalMarco Bertschi12-May-13 22:24 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA Pin
jim lahey13-May-13 0:27
memberjim lahey13-May-13 0:27 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA Pin
Rob Grainger13-May-13 1:05
memberRob Grainger13-May-13 1:05 
GeneralRe: Architecture and Design - To protect the project from being a PITA Pin
Marco Bertschi13-May-13 1:27
professionalMarco Bertschi13-May-13 1:27 
GeneralYes the main developement Pin
Prasad_Kulkarni12-May-13 22:15
mvpPrasad_Kulkarni12-May-13 22:15 
GeneralProject Analysis and Definition... Pin
_Damian S_12-May-13 21:51
professional_Damian S_12-May-13 21:51 

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