[Infographic] Most popular programming language 2015
Welcome to the Top Programming Language Index , we are back with a new Infographic which shows the Most popular programming language 2015 . 2015 is not over yet but through the data that has been collected through out the year we can have an easy estimate on which is going to be the most popular programming language in 2015
What is the most popular programming language ?
The Top Programming Language Index is created by analyzing how often language tutorials are searched on Google.
The more a language tutorial is searched, the more popular the language is assumed to be. It is a leading indicator. The raw data comes from Google Trends.
If you believe in collective wisdom, the most popular programming language index can help you decide which language to study, or which one to use in a new software project.
Worldwide, Java is the most popular language, Python grew the most in the last 5 years (5.3%) and PHP lost the most (-5.0%)
Worldwide, Nov 2015 compared to a year ago:
|1||Java||24.4 %||+0.1 %|
|2||Python||11.3 %||+1.1 %|
|3||PHP||10.9 %||-0.6 %|
|4||C#||9.1 %||+0.3 %|
|5||C++||7.7 %||-0.4 %|
|6||C||7.5 %||-0.3 %|
|8||Objective-C||5.2 %||-1.1 %|
|9||Swift||2.9 %||+0.5 %|
|10||R||2.8 %||+0.3 %|
|11||Matlab||2.7 %||-0.1 %|
|12||Ruby||2.4 %||+0.0 %|
|13||Visual Basic||1.9 %||-0.4 %|
|14||VBA||1.5 %||+0.2 %|
|15||Perl||1.2 %||-0.1 %|
|16||Scala||0.9 %||+0.3 %|
|17||lua||0.5 %||+0.0 %|
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