Agile Emerging Trends in 2020
Let’s wrap up by highlighting a few interesting trends. What does the future hold for Agile adoption?
20. Agile is going to expand into more business sectors in 2020.
(Source: Information Week)
Agile adoption is expected to gain in popularity across more sectors. We’ve seen it being implemented in Marketing, Human Resources, and Engineering sectors to mention a few. And it’s expected to be utilized in even more business sectors.
21. Software development firms plan to be more Agile in 2020.
(Source: Sticky Minds)
In this case, they’re looking at adopting more effective quality testing approaches that are in line with Agile principles. That can only mean good news for companies considering taking the step.
22. According to 43% of employees are expected to work remotely in 2020.
(Source: iCert Global)
Agile adoption doesn’t require project teams to work from a specific location. They can implement the approach from anywhere and at any time. Because of this, it’s estimated that in the US alone, almost 50% of agile teams are expected to work remotely in 2020, Agile stats reveal.
23. The AI software market expected to reach $15 billion in 2020.
Agile adoption is set to take artificial intelligence (AI) to greater heights. Because companies are continuously adopting an Agile approach, it essentially means that more and more functions and administrative processes are going to be digitized.
As such, the AI software market is expected to hit the $15 billion mark in 2020. This clearly ceases to be a trend but a technological shift!
There you have it! The stats are in, and it’s time for you to make some pretty important decisions. Will you be adopting Agile in your organization?
If you expect greater efficiency and more streamlined process flows, we highly recommend that you do. Just be sure to understand the principle behind the approach before implementing it, and you’ll surely reap the rewards.
Did you find these Agile adoption statistics useful? It’s now up to you to map the way forward using these stats. The ball is in your court!