Maryland and DC App Development in 2015

Statewide in Maryland the Bureau of Labor Statistics calculates there are 12,940 app developers, with an additional 3,280 in DC. These professionals are concentrated as follows:


  • Baltimore-Towson area – 6,810
  • Greater Bethesda area – 4,240
  • Saint Mary’s County non-metro area – 360
  • Hagerstown area – 280
  • Upper Eastern Shore non-metro area – 60


The greater DC metropolitan area is home to one of the highest concentrations of mobile app development companies in the nation, with Maryland also holding a significant ranking on this list. This includes companies like:


  • Mobomo in DC
  • GenB in DC
  • Image XL in DC
  • Tacit Mobile in DC
  • Mindgrub in DC and Baltimore
  • Thorn Technologies in Columbia
  • E-Moxie Data Solutions in Havre de Grace
  • SmartLogic in Baltimore
  • SIMpalm in Silver Springs
  • Open Professional Group in Westminster
  • Adventure Web in Baltimore