Should you be making weather apps? Report says, on average, they make four times more than games on Android
Less is more
While it calculates the average revenue for any app on Android Market is $2,437 - the average per game is around $5,000 - the best category is weather apps.
Rain or shine
Research2guidance reckons these generate, on average, over $20,000 per app. Of course, that's because there's only 7,000 of them, of which only 13 percent are paid.
Business apps are the only other category on Android Market with a significantly high average, although - as with all averages - developers are much more likely to make large sums of revenue from big hits when it comes to games, even if that only relates to a relatively small number of titles.