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May 2017

Ripley ranks reddit's programming language subreddits by number of subscribers.

The languages programmers are talking about this month are:

Rank Language Subscribers % Change vs
May 2016
1 Python 164,036 21.4  
2 JavaScript 107,866 14.0  
3 Java 66,651 8.7  
4 C++ 48,319 6.3 up from 5
5 PHP 48,230 6.3 down from 4
6 C# 38,418 5.0 up from 7
7 Ruby 34,351 4.5 down from 6
8 Go 29,596 3.9 up from 9
9 Haskell 26,836 3.5 down from 8
10 C 26,760 3.5  
11 Rust 25,043 3.3 up from 12
12 Swift 24,935 3.2 down from 11
13 Scala 13,398 1.7  
14 Clojure 11,813 1.5 up from 15
15 Lisp 11,389 1.5 down from 14
16 Perl 10,215 1.3  
17 Elixir 7,287 0.9 up from 20
18 Erlang 5,615 0.7 down from 17
19 Objective C 5,190 0.7 down from 18
20 Lua 5,099 0.7 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: TypeScript (4,555), Elm (4,529), Scheme (4,182), Assembly (4,169), F# (3,646), OCaml (3,427), Julia (3,186), Visual Basic (3,140), Kotlin (2,949), CoffeeScript (2,419), D (1,997), Dart (1,804), Groovy (1,668), Prolog (1,635), Fortran (1,379), Crystal (1,205), Nim (1,150), Idris (1,140), Forth (1,032), Haxe (1,001), Smalltalk (984), Ada (973), Pascal (955), Scratch (850), TCL (640), COBOL (601), Agda (481), Wolfram (406), Pony (249), Hack (205), Vala (200), Xojo (127)

Pages scraped: 2017-05-01T22:48:46+10:00

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