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Revenue for the Speech and Voice Recognition Software Developers industry is expected to increase over the five years to 2017. Speech recognition software captures spoken words and converts them into a digital format, recognizing the articulated words of the speaker. Voice recognition can be used like a fingerprint and is aimed toward identifying the speaker, often for security purposes, using voice biometrics solutions. Software developers in this industry license products to companies that produce mobile and consumer devices including cell phones and global positioning systems. The industry has benefited, and is expected to continue benefiting, from the increasing number of mobile internet connections...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$13bn
Annual Growth 12-17
17.0%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
32,963
Businesses
462
Market Share of Companies
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Increasing per capita disposable income and corporate profit are expected to drive growth
  • Changes in the healthcare sector have contributed to increased demand from the healthcare market
  • The rising number of smartphones has boosted demand for applications that incorporate the industry’s technology
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    Barriers to entry in the Speech and Voice Recognition Software Developers industry are moderate. Potential entrants may have difficulty sourcing talent for product development. Software developers are typically paid high salaries, which may pose difficulties for startup companies. Wages account for about one-fourth of the typical operator's annual revenue, creating a substantial cost for new entrants. Moreover, the competition to secure talented software programmers is fierce.New companies may also experience barriers to success due to the name recognition of industry leaders. Larger companies with established relationships with clients may create an obstacle for new entrants trying to establish relationships with downstream companies. Fur...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry are

  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Access to the latest available and most efficient technology and techniques
  • Undertaking technical research and development
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of mobile internet connections and Per capita disposable income in the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry?

    Companies in this industry develop speech and voice recognition software. Voice recognition software uses the individual’s voice for recognition purposes while speech recognition is the ability of a machine to understand and carry out spoken commands by interpreting articulated words.

    Industry Products
  • Recognition software for computers
  • Recognition software for phones and tablets
  • Recognition software for healthcare
  • Industry Activities
  • Development of software products for PCs
  • Development of software products for Macs
  • Development of software products for mobile devices
  • Development of software products for automobiles
  • Development of other voice and speech recognition products
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Number of mobile internet connections
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Percentage of services conducted online
  • New car sales
  • Private investment in computers and software
  • Total health expenditure

  • Current Performance
  • Demand from mobile connections on the rise
  • Healthcare represents a growing market
  • Industry profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Challenges
  • Growth opportunities
  • Healthcare sector
  • More competition for increased opportunities
  • Table: Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Computer Stores
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Healthcare and Social Assistance
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer Manufacturing
  • Intellectual Property Licensing
  • Operating Systems & Productivity Software Publishing

  • Products & Services
  • Recognition software for phones and tablets
  • Recognition software for healthcare
  • Recognition software for computers
  • Other
  • Chart: Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumer market
  • Enterprise market
  • Healthcare sector
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWages and the cost of product developmentPurchasesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers

  • Basis of Competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Nuance Communications Inc.
  • Table: Nuance Communications Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers 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 Speech & Voice Recognition Software Developers Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (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
    Electronic Health Record (Ehr)
  • Electronic health information that is collected about individual patients.
  • Open Source Software
  • Software that is available at no cost to the user but has restricted usage rights.
  • Software As A Service (Saas)
  • An increasingly popular business model for selling software online. With SaaS, customers do not buy a discrete copy of software but pay a subscription fee instead.
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