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April 2021

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

The languages programmers are talking about this month are:

# Language Subscribers % Change vs
April 2020
1 JavaScript 1,435,017 35.55  
2 Python 781,196 19.35  
3 Java 226,366 5.61  
4 C++ 178,504 4.42 up from 5
5 C# 168,791 4.18 down from 4
6 Go 144,458 3.58 up from 7
7 PHP 136,258 3.38 down from 6
8 Rust 133,740 3.31  
9 C 104,529 2.59  
10 Swift 79,622 1.97 up from 11
11 Ruby 70,599 1.75 down from 10
12 Haskell 62,625 1.55  
13 TypeScript 62,140 1.54  
14 Kotlin 47,882 1.19 up from 15
15 Scala 38,032 0.94 down from 14
16 VBA 37,360 0.93 up from 17
17 Lisp 31,334 0.78 down from 16
18 Dart 27,183 0.67 up from 21
19 Clojure 25,869 0.64 down from 18
20 R 23,235 0.58 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (19,644), Julia (15,642), Perl (14,537), Assembly (13,770), Lua (12,219), Elm (10,047), F# (8,516), Erlang (8,512), OCaml (8,274), Prolog (7,765), Visual Basic (6,803), Scheme (6,759), Objective C (6,513), Scratch (6,382), Ada (6,245), Wasm (6,235), Racket (5,865), Fortran (5,704), D (5,071), Nim (4,320), Crystal (3,692), Solidity (3,110), Zig (2,802), Idris (2,793), Purescript (2,660), Pascal (2,625), Groovy (2,622), Reason (2,595), CoffeeScript (2,360), Forth (2,242), COBOL (2,045), Smalltalk (1,936), AppleScript (1,790), Haxe (1,675), ColdFusion (1,308), TCL (1,238), Agda (1,057), Standard ML (819), Pony (669), Wolfram (554), Vala (520), Red (520), Gleam (311), Xojo (265), Oberon (256), Hack (248), Ceylon (180), Fantom (164), Chapel (67), Ballerina (44), Concurnas (32), Opa (18), Nemerle (9)

Pages scraped: 2021-04-02T08:33:42+11:00

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