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May 2020

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

The languages programmers are talking about this month are:

# Language Subscribers % Change vs
May 2019
1 JavaScript 914,467 31.42  
2 Python 561,685 19.3  
3 Java 183,152 6.29  
4 C# 140,463 4.83  
5 C++ 133,882 4.6 up from 6
6 PHP 119,648 4.11 down from 5
7 Go 110,897 3.81  
8 Rust 98,106 3.37  
9 C 79,876 2.74 up from 10
10 Ruby 64,851 2.23 down from 9
11 Swift 62,259 2.14  
12 Haskell 54,656 1.88  
13 TypeScript 38,722 1.33 up from 17
14 Scala 32,865 1.13 down from 13
15 Kotlin 30,925 1.06  
16 Lisp 27,638 0.95 down from 14
17 VBA 26,631 0.92 up from 18
18 Clojure 21,955 0.75 down from 16
19 R 18,535 0.64  
20 Elixir 16,424 0.56  

Outside of the top 20: Dart (15,376), Perl (13,496), Julia (9,530), Lua (9,495), Elm (9,272), Assembly (9,224), Erlang (7,947), F# (7,282), OCaml (7,151), Objective C (6,332), Scheme (6,177), Visual Basic (5,949), Racket (4,749), Prolog (4,210), Wasm (4,043), Scratch (3,782), Fortran (3,706), Ada (3,410), Nim (3,279), D (3,229), Crystal (3,179), Idris (2,463), CoffeeScript (2,392), Groovy (2,371), Purescript (2,349), Reason (2,325), Pascal (2,026), Solidity (1,827), Forth (1,814), Smalltalk (1,727), COBOL (1,560), Haxe (1,475), AppleScript (1,417), Zig (1,342), ColdFusion (1,180), TCL (1,004), Agda (915), Standard ML (683), Pony (640), Wolfram (506), Red (480), Vala (427), Oberon (240), Hack (237), Xojo (214), Ceylon (177), Chapel (64), Fantom (58), Gleam (42), Ballerina (22), Concurnas (19), Opa (17), Nemerle (8)

Pages scraped: 2020-05-01T13:50:58+10:00

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