Certification Industry: CRM
Certificate Name: Salesforce Certified Platform Developer II
Certificate Issuing Authority: Salesforce
Certification Price: 200 USD
Salesforce Platform Developer II certification is aimed at highly skilled individuals who are Salesforce Platform Developer I certified and wish to expand their potential by implementing advanced programmatic capabilities in the development of sophisticated business applications. Owing to the complexity of this certification, it has two parts: a proctored multiple-choice exam and Trailhead Superbadges. A Salesforce Platform Developer II certified individual outlines the best practices for Salesforce and has the competence for implementing these in real-time. They are also skilled in solving business challenges by applying their knowledge of the Lightning platform. App Builders and individuals looking for building a career in Salesforce application development should apply for this certification.
Average Salary Range:
USA : $159,299 (Source)
India : 15,00,000 INR (Source)
Refer to the Link-1 for getting started with the preparation process of Salesforce Certified Platform Developer II.
Number of questions: 60 Multiple-Choice and 5 pretest (unscored)
Passing score: 70%
Exam Time: 120 minutes
Exam Format: For scheduling the exam, click here to choose between two options:
Time Taken To Prepare For The Exam: Considering that the candidate is experienced and skilled, the Salesforce Platform Developer II exam preparation takes about 2 months and it is recommended that the exam shall be undertaken after getting the Superbadges which take about 40-50 hours in all.
A certified developer is required to complete the Platform Developer II certification maintenance modules on Trailhead thrice per year to renew the certification.
For more details, log on to official SFDC website.