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What scares you as a developer?

Survey period: 31 Oct 2016 to 7 Nov 2016

OptionVotes% 
Someone who needs help with their computer recognising you as an IT professional54943.47
Finding your desk has been turned into a pair-programming station27721.93
Being told you have to demo the code to the customer in person. Today.33326.37
Shipping code that has a debug DROP TABLE Users statement left uncommented33026.13
Your manager reading a new management book38530.48
Your main admin password being mailed to you31524.94
Being told the day before launch that you need to support IE. Version 7.47937.93
Other (please comment)15011.88
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
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Hein Pauwelyn6-Nov-16 3:42
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GeneralMy Other: Bugs I simply cannot find (well. really hard to find, at least). Pin
AnotherKen1-Nov-16 10:09
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GeneralOther Pin
VE21-Nov-16 9:17
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GeneralCode Reviews and Comma Cops... Pin
S Houghtelin1-Nov-16 8:57
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GeneralRe: Code Reviews and Comma Cops... Pin
Philippe Mori2-Nov-16 4:54
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Because the are people that are so careless about what they write that everything they do is mediocrity...
Philippe Mori

GeneralOther - being told to rewrite .... Pin
TNCaver1-Nov-16 8:14
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GeneralAmateur wants his Access "product" to be saleable to the public Pin
Tom Corbett Space Cadet1-Nov-16 6:29
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GeneralRe: Amateur wants his Access "product" to be saleable to the public Pin
Tom Corbett Space Cadet1-Nov-16 6:31
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GeneralRe: Amateur wants his Access "product" to be saleable to the public Pin
Out of Memory1-Nov-16 6:36
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Generalother - you ship tomorrow, oh by the way the customer also needs these other features Pin
Matt McGuire1-Nov-16 6:10
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GeneralWord of mouth issue reporting.... Pin
Andreas Mertens1-Nov-16 5:22
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GeneralOther - Spiders Pin
Doug.McFarlane1-Nov-16 5:03
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GeneralScary Pin
sasadler1-Nov-16 4:45
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GeneralWe will go live on date(doesn't matter outside date picked by non programmer upper bee) Pin
rnbergren1-Nov-16 3:36
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GeneralRe: We will go live on date(doesn't matter outside date picked by non programmer upper bee) Pin
Kirk 103898211-Nov-16 4:32
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GeneralPair programming Pin
Gary Wheeler1-Nov-16 3:08
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GeneralRe: Pair programming Pin
Kirk 103898211-Nov-16 4:38
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GeneralRe: Pair programming Pin
Mycroft Holmes3-Nov-16 0:21
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Generala user with an idea. Pin
Paulo_JCG1-Nov-16 0:47
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GeneralOther. Pin
mbb011-Nov-16 0:35
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GeneralRe: Other. Pin
Rahul VB1-Nov-16 1:38
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GeneralOther...Unexpected support on weekend/odd hours Pin
Vipin_Arora1-Nov-16 0:01
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