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Table 3 Overview of the classification framework

From: Software engineering techniques for statically analyzing mobile apps: research trends, characteristics, and potential for industrial adoption

Research trends (RQ1)
∙ Year of publication ∙ Publication venue
∙ Publication venue type ∙ Analysis goal
∙ Macro analysis goal ∙ Paper goal
Characteristics (RQ2)
∙ Platform specificity ∙ Implementation
∙ Static/hybrid approach ∙ Usage of machine learning
∙ App artifact ∙ Additional inputs
∙ Analysis pre-steps ∙ Analysis technique
Potential for industrial adoption (RQ3)
∙ Target stakeholder ∙ Tool availability
∙ Number of analysed apps ∙ Applied research method
∙ Industry involvement