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August 2019

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

The languages programmers are talking about this month are:

# Language Subscribers % Change vs
August 2018
1 JavaScript 650,159 30.47  
2 Python 396,241 18.57  
3 Java 137,786 6.46  
4 C# 112,023 5.25 up from 5
5 PHP 102,954 4.83 down from 4
6 C++ 95,270 4.47  
7 Go 82,803 3.88  
8 Rust 67,994 3.19 up from 9
9 Ruby 57,052 2.67 down from 8
10 C 54,691 2.56  
11 Swift 49,364 2.31  
12 Haskell 44,256 2.07  
13 Scala 25,635 1.2  
14 Lisp 20,595 0.97 up from 15
15 Kotlin 19,432 0.91 up from 17
16 TypeScript 17,780 0.83 up from 21
17 Clojure 17,615 0.83 down from 14
18 VBA 17,074 0.8 up from 20
19 R 14,805 0.69  
20 Elixir 13,887 0.65 down from 18

Outside of the top 20: Perl (12,622), Elm (8,001), Lua (7,803), Erlang (7,419), Dart (7,318), Julia (7,260), F# (6,260), Objective C (6,206), Assembly (6,020), OCaml (5,826), Scheme (5,582), Visual Basic (5,143), Racket (3,894), Wasm (2,827), Crystal (2,798), D (2,605), Scratch (2,463), Nim (2,437), Prolog (2,433), CoffeeScript (2,411), Fortran (2,308), Ada (2,300), Idris (2,252), Groovy (2,178), Purescript (2,058), Reason (1,865), Pascal (1,663), Solidity (1,616), Forth (1,598), Smalltalk (1,507), Haxe (1,303), AppleScript (1,198), COBOL (1,110), ColdFusion (1,100), TCL (894), Agda (768), Pony (599), Standard ML (571), Wolfram (469), Vala (355), Hack (231), Oberon (215), Xojo (191), Ceylon (170), Monkey (83), Chapel (61), Fantom (58), Opa (16), Ballerina (8), Nemerle (8)

Pages scraped: 2019-08-01T21:26:36+10:00

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