And The Most Popular Programming Language Is? [IEEE Data]

Before we start a religion war over programming languages, we clearly want to tell you that the below data point is collected by IEEE Spectrum which weighted and combined 12 metrics from 10 sources (including IEEE Xplore, Google, and GitHub) to rank the most popular programming languages.

Top 10 Programming Langauges
Top 10 Programming Langauges (click for higher resolution).

Key | W Web | M Mobile | D Desktop and Enterprise | E Embedded

Ofcourse, popular doesn’t mean best – so take it with a pinch of (popularity) salt.

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