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Ripley

May 2016

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
April 2016
1 Python 122,225 21.0  
2 JavaScript 82,498 14.2  
3 Java 51,397 8.9  
4 PHP 40,856 7.0  
5 C++ 35,743 6.2  
6 Ruby 31,156 5.4  
7 C# 28,227 4.9  
8 Haskell 22,844 3.9  
9 Go 20,719 3.6  
10 C 19,697 3.4  
11 Swift 17,150 3.0  
12 Rust 16,119 2.8  
13 Scala 10,412 1.8 up from 14
14 Lisp 10,305 1.8 down from 13
15 Clojure 10,068 1.7  
16 Perl 9,518 1.6  
17 Erlang 4,891 0.8  
18 Objective C 4,826 0.8  
19 Lua 4,338 0.7  
20 Elixir 3,915 0.7  

Outside of the top 20: Scheme (3,688), Assembly (3,522), F# (2,731), Visual Basic (2,602), Julia (2,533), CoffeeScript (2,439), Elm (2,175), TypeScript (2,002), D (1,846), Groovy (1,459), Dart (1,420), Prolog (1,414), Fortran (1,105), Nim (859), Ada (836), Forth (811), Pascal (753), TCL (578), Scratch (537), COBOL (457)

Pages scraped: 2016-05-02T00:00:00+11:00

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