Upgrade available: Demand will surge, while increasing competition will limit profit gains

The Software Publishing industry in New York is in a state of steady growth, driven by robust growth in demand for software. However, revenue has been restrained and profit margins have fallen due to rising input costs and increasing competition within the industry. As new companies have entered into the industry, price competition between operators has increased, which suppressed profit margins and overall revenue growth. Additionally, as companies enter the industry, competition for these employees increases, raising their average wages and cutting into profit margins. These trends are expected to largely continue over the next five years. Demand will continue to surge, while increasing competition will limit profit gains...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$8bn
Annual Growth 12-17
3.6%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
15,267
Businesses
483

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Rising demand for software has attracted new operators to the industry, increasing price-based competition and wage costs
  • Increased broadband internet access has made it easier for people and businesses to access and acquire new software
  • Industry growth will be primarily driven by further demand expansions
  • Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

    Market share concentration in the Software Publishing industry in New York is low, as the four largest players only account for less than 20.0% of industry revenue. IBM is the largest operator in the state, as its global headquarters are located outside of New York City and its mainframe manufacturing facility is located in Poughkeepsie, NY, in the Hudson Valley. However, the highly fragmented nature of the product types mean that no player can consolidate a significant amount of market share. For example, while one operator may dominate the productivity software market, it is highly unlikely they can also dominate the media editing market. The...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Software Publishing in New York Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Software Publishing in New York Industry are

  • Undertaking technical research and development
  • Protection of patents
  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Private investment in computers and software and Number of broadband connections in the Software Publishing in New York industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Software Publishing in New York Industry?

    Software publishers disseminate licenses to customers for the right to execute software on their own computers. Operators in this industry market and distribute software products and may also design the software, produce support materials and provide support services.

    Industry Products
  • Application software publishing
  • System software publishing
  • Re-sale of computer hardware and software
  • Information technology technical consulting services
  • Custom application design and development
  • Information Technology related training services
  • All other operating revenue
  • Industry Activities
  • Developing software
  • Publishing software
  • Development video games
  • Publishing video games
  • Publishing cellular phone software
  • Publishing computer software
  • Developing firmware software
  • Development middleware software
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Private investment in computers and software
  • Number of broadband connections
  • Number of Businesses in New York
  • Per Capita Disposable Income in New York

  • Current Performance
  • Demand marches on
  • Restrained profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Insatiable appetite for software
  • Surging competition
  • Table: Software Publishing in New York Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Software Publishing in New York Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Computer Stores
  • Information
  • Finance and Insurance
  • Healthcare and Social Assistance
  • Public Administration

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
  • Data Processing & Hosting Services
  • Intellectual Property Licensing
  • Operating Systems & Productivity Software Publishing

  • Products & Services
  • Application software publishing
  • System software publishing
  • All other operating revenue
  • Re-sale of computer hardware and software
  • Information technology technical consulting services
  • Custom application design and development
  • Information Technology related training services
  • Chart: Software Publishing in New York Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Businesses
  • Consumers
  • Government Agencies
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Software Publishing in New York Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Software Publishing in New York

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Software Publishing in New York Industry

  • CA Technologies, International Business Machines Corp., MediaMath Inc., MongoDB Inc.,
  • Table: CA Technologies - financial performance
  • Table: International Business Machines Corp. - financial performance
  • Table: MediaMath Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: MongoDB Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Software Publishing in New York Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Software Publishing in New York Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Private investment in computers and software (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Application Software
  • A computer program that functions with the purpose of supporting or improving the software user's work.
  • Cloud Computing
  • A computing model in which storage and computing tasks are handled by networked machines (often servers in a data center owned by the service provider) rather than at the point of consumption.
  • Enterprise Software
  • A type of software, also known as enterprise application software (EAS), that is intended to solve an enterprise problem, rather than a departmental problem.
  • Open-Source Software (Oss)
  • Computer software distributed under a licensing arrangement and that allows computer codes to be shared, viewed and modified by other users and by organizations.
  • Software As A Service (Saas)
  • A model of software deployment where a provider licenses an application to customers for use as a service on demand.
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