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August 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
August 2019
1 JavaScript 1,032,364 32.1  
2 Python 633,084 19.68  
3 Java 195,996 6.09  
4 C# 148,397 4.61  
5 C++ 148,052 4.6 up from 6
6 PHP 124,657 3.88 down from 5
7 Go 120,842 3.76  
8 Rust 108,713 3.38  
9 C 86,651 2.69 up from 10
10 Swift 68,715 2.14 up from 11
11 Ruby 66,627 2.07 down from 9
12 Haskell 56,936 1.77  
13 TypeScript 45,294 1.41 up from 16
14 Kotlin 36,017 1.12 up from 15
15 Scala 34,607 1.08 down from 13
16 VBA 29,756 0.93 up from 18
17 Lisp 28,712 0.89 down from 14
18 Clojure 23,250 0.72 down from 17
19 R 19,942 0.62  
20 Dart 19,375 0.6 up from 25

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (17,373), Perl (13,835), Assembly (11,420), Julia (11,258), Lua (10,399), Elm (9,443), Erlang (8,102), F# (7,591), OCaml (7,504), Objective C (6,420), Scheme (6,360), Visual Basic (6,184), Prolog (6,033), Racket (4,998), Wasm (4,462), Scratch (4,374), Fortran (4,354), Ada (4,127), D (3,594), Nim (3,528), Crystal (3,316), Idris (2,558), Reason (2,446), Groovy (2,440), Purescript (2,431), CoffeeScript (2,379), Pascal (2,176), Solidity (1,974), Forth (1,920), Smalltalk (1,807), COBOL (1,744), Zig (1,604), Haxe (1,534), AppleScript (1,512), ColdFusion (1,197), TCL (1,037), Agda (968), Standard ML (712), Pony (651), Wolfram (515), Red (496), Vala (460), Hack (244), Oberon (241), Xojo (229), Ceylon (179), Gleam (128), Chapel (64), Fantom (61), Ballerina (30), Concurnas (30), Opa (18), Nemerle (8)

Pages scraped: 2020-08-01T20:15:55+10:00

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