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May 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
May 2020
1 JavaScript 1,470,297 35.71  
2 Python 796,572 19.34  
3 Java 229,411 5.57  
4 C++ 182,251 4.43 up from 5
5 C# 171,223 4.16 down from 4
6 Go 147,220 3.58 up from 7
7 PHP 137,487 3.34 down from 6
8 Rust 137,033 3.33  
9 C 106,453 2.59  
10 Swift 80,740 1.96 up from 11
11 Ruby 70,958 1.72 down from 10
12 TypeScript 64,280 1.56 up from 13
13 Haskell 63,293 1.54 down from 12
14 Kotlin 49,209 1.2 up from 15
15 Scala 38,396 0.93 down from 14
16 VBA 38,154 0.93 up from 17
17 Lisp 31,608 0.77 down from 16
18 Dart 28,061 0.68 up from 21
19 Clojure 26,208 0.64 down from 18
20 R 23,604 0.57 down from 19

Outside of the top 20: Elixir (19,924), Julia (16,097), Perl (14,621), Assembly (13,814), Lua (12,459), Elm (10,095), F# (8,621), Erlang (8,536), OCaml (8,407), Prolog (7,749), Visual Basic (6,865), Scheme (6,797), Scratch (6,608), Wasm (6,539), Objective C (6,512), Ada (6,448), Racket (5,993), Fortran (5,737), D (5,060), Nim (4,419), Crystal (3,790), Solidity (3,442), Zig (2,956), Idris (2,807), Purescript (2,681), Groovy (2,647), Pascal (2,646), Reason (2,598), CoffeeScript (2,345), Forth (2,309), COBOL (2,067), Smalltalk (1,952), AppleScript (1,809), Haxe (1,690), ColdFusion (1,315), TCL (1,254), Agda (1,059), Standard ML (830), Pony (671), Wolfram (562), Vala (527), Red (518), Gleam (313), Xojo (270), Oberon (256), Hack (247), Fantom (191), Ceylon (180), Chapel (68), Ballerina (45), Concurnas (33), Opa (19), Nemerle (9)

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