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How application design and development pros fare

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A career in application design and development can lead to a six-figure salary, according to TechTarget's 2014 Annual Salary and Careers survey. Despite higher incomes, most software developers and architects don't think career advancement opportunities or training will improve in their companies this year.

Just fewer than 1,200 IT professionals in North America participated in the survey conducted between June and August of 2014. Of those respondents, 212 identified themselves as holding a job that focuses on application design and development.

The following slideshow looks at how those professionals responded to the survey.

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